Blogs

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 16:22

This is something of an accidental blog post.  We were asked recently for some information about young people, which I misinterpreted as asking about differences between local authorities.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 10:58

New SHEUNews newsletter September 2018: http://sheu.org.uk/content/page/sheu-news

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 16:39

I always learn things from listening to the radio. On 'The Infinite Monkey Cage', I heard Brian Cox rattle off a 'rule of thumb', which goes something like:

A number plus or minus the square root of the sample size is consistent with random sampling error.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04yfsst (listen from 20 minutes in)

I hadn't heard that one, but deploying those key research tools, the back of an envelope and a pencil, I could see where it comes from.

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 13:05

Test

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 11:54
Browsing through my colleague David McGeorge's latest round-up of research into young people and health (https://sheu.org.uk/resl), I came across a paper about how e-cigarettes and tobacco cigarettes may be adopted by young people (https://sheu.org.uk/content/how-effect-adolescent-e-cigarette-use-smokin...).
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 16:30

PRESS RELEASE

EMBARGO until 12:01am Friday 8th June 2018

 

The Young People into 2018 report

[PDF of this press release]

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:53

SHEU surveys are featured in the Public Health England toolkit for schools and colleges, put together by the Anna Freud Centre

 

The toolkit encourages schools and colleges to monitor their pupils' and students' mental wellbeing, and offer SHEU among other approaches to doing this.  Of course, a SHEU survey includes other aspects of health and wellbeing than mental and emotional.

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 12:54

We have simultaneously released our two missing volumes of the Young People... series:

Young People into 2016

and

Young People into 2017.

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 11:02
Question   Sample %
1. Was the information you received from SHEU before the survey…?    
  Prompt?                           509 98%
  Clear?                            498
Saturday, November 11, 2017 - 11:00

We're working hard on the production of our once-annual reports following the retirement of David McGeorge last year, but we're realising how much work he used to put in!

But we've compiled all the aggregate data sets, and have produced most of the tables, and have had a peek at what the results are telling us.

Sample sizes:

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