Candidates for Friday Five

1. Are federally supported relationship education programs for lower-income individuals and couples working? A review of evaluation research

Alan J. Hawkins





2.  A User’s Guide to the Family Empowerment Leadership Academy (FELA) Resources 





3. “Meet Them Where They Are” Building Protective Factors for the Future





4. Happiness study raises fears over children's mental health

By Joe Lepper






5.Understanding the Marriage–Cohabitation Gap in Income Pooling: Evidence from 29 European Countries

Patrick Präg,Katia Begall,Judith Treas





6. ‘The Great Scattering’: How Identity Panic Took Root in the Void Once Occupied by Family Life

Mary Eberstadt





7. The Fragile Families & Child Wellbeing Study releases restricted use contract data to the public





8. Alexis Ohanian, father of Reddit, on the importance of family leave and being a dad

By Jeneé Osterheldt, Globe Columnist
 




9. Annual report highlights ways to support service members, veterans and families





10.  Marriage may decrease risk of developing dementia, study says
Deborah DiSesa Hirsch, HealthDay News




11. Do Unmarried Women Face Shortages of Partners in the U.S. Marriage Market?
 


 


12.  Beliefs about uncommitted sex may put marriages at risk

ASSOCIATION FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE


Beliefs about uncommitted sex may put marriages at risk

BY: KATHLEEN HAUGHNEY






13.  Greenwood, Jeremy, Nezih Guner, and Karen Kopecky. 2019. 
"The Wife's Protector: The Effect of Contraception on Marriage during the 20th Century."
 University of Pennsylvania Population Center Working Paper (PSC/PARC), 2019-28






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Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

1. The Evolution of Family Policy: Lessons Learned, Challenges, and Hopes for the Future



OR use the entire issue




2. Last Call for Proposals: Research and Evaluation Conference on Self-Sufficiency (RECS)






3. September 12, 2019  1:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. ET
 
Stakeholder Event

Strengthening the Military Family Readiness System for a Changing American Society





4. The ugly, exhausting reality of parenting, and why we hide it from our children

 Nefertiti Austin


OR

When kids grow up: How to support adult children without hovering  

Jennifer Breheny Wallace

OR use the entire section!

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/on-parenting/   (complete section in Wed paper)


 

5. Many U.S. Households Do Not Have Biggest Contributors to Wealth: Home Equity and Retirement Accounts

JONATHAN EGGLESTON AND DONALD HAYS
 





6. VA hosts relationship enhancement workshops for Veterans and their intimate partners


 



7.  Scaling up Evidence-Based Interventions in US Public Systems to Prevent Behavioral Health Problems: Challenges and Opportunities

Abigail A. Fagan Brian K. Bumbarger Richard P. Barth Catherine P. Bradshaw Brittany Rhoades Cooper Lauren H. Supplee Deborah Klein Walker



8. Advancing our health: prevention in the 2020s – consultation document




9. Short, low-cost online parenting skills program may cut corporal punishment of children

Professor Seth Scholer of Vanderbilt University





10. Labor Day: September 2, 2019





11. The Latest Education-Policy Fad Amounts to Social and Emotional Engineering

By MAX C. EDEN

Candidates for Friday Five

1. NURTURING RESILIENCE THROUGH A STRONG COMMUNITY

August 27 at 11:00 am-12:30 pm EDT

Free



 2. 35 Children's Books That Teach Empathy And Kindness
Caroline Bologna  

OR

Nurture curiosity to develop efficient learning

 
 Professor Susan Engel


 
3. 

Secondary Analyses of Strengthening Families Datasets

OPRE/ACF




4. Free Training Programs Help Child Welfare and Mental Health Professionals Build Their Capacity




 PreventConnect discuss this new resource. Listen here: https://wp.me/paIkbP-5Y2
 

6.

Do We Need a New Roadmap for Getting Older?


 

7. 

Letting Go of the Past to Embrace an Unknown Future

 Beverly Willett  





OR


Vibrant and Healthy Kids: Aligning Science, Practice, and Policy to Advance Health Equity



 

9. 

Family Instability and Children’s Social Development








11.  Spouses Report Earnings Differently When Wives Earn More



12. 

What’s driving more women to drink?



13. 

Marriage Rate Dropping in China, 200 Million Adults are Single

By Ryan Gandolfo

Candidates for Friday Five


Aug 2019 | Francesca Adler-Baeder, Julianne McGill, Ami Landers, Rachel Odomes, Alexander, Chan, Sallye Longshore, Nancy Buckner & Faye Nelson





2.  Love In An Age Of Information Overload

PHILLIP JOHNSTON





3. 8 Must-read marriage blogs

Dr. John Van Epp and Dr. Morgan Cutlip 





4. What fifty years of no-fault divorce has gotten us




5. Growing old and back in the ‘bouncy house,’ more grandparents are raising grandkids

By Robert Weisman





6. Male violence: early childhood development predictors
 
Research by Paul Golding and Hiram E. Fitzgerald  





7. How do social and emotional skills develop in youth?

Helyn Kim and Katherine M. Ross






8. Research and Evaluation Capacity Building: A Resource Guide for Child Care and Development Fund Lead Agencies (Revised 2019)





9. First Things First: What people are thinking about marriage

 Julie Baumgardner 





10.  Texas Tech professor says parent involvement linked to student success in the classroom
 
Katie Main  




Thanks.

Bill

Candidates for Friday Five

1. Home learning environment supports language development in early childhood and predicts academic success at age 10

Research by Professor Catherine Tamis-LeMonda





2. Assessment and Mapping of Community Connections in Home Visiting

AUTHORS: KRISTINA ROSINSKY, REBECCA MADILL, LAUREN SUPPLEE, SARA SHAW, WEILIN LI,
EMILY CANTRELL, OTHERS





3. How Cultural Differences Shape Your Gratitude

BY KIRA M. NEWMAN

 


4. Social Science Is Not Enough







5. A picture of marital bliss? Survey finds many married couples are happy





6.  Here's how much it costs to get married in 25 of the biggest US cities
Hillary Hoffower




7. JMP Discussion of Alison Toop’s “Is Marriage Incompatible with Political Liberalism?”

David Shoemaker





8. Policy tradeoffs in the paid family leave debate

 Angela Rachidi





9.  Child and Family Development Research - Fiscal Year 2018







11. Advancing a System of Prevention to Achieve Health Equity





12. Higher Peaks in Relationship Education

Alan J. Hawkins 




13. 3 Steps to Help Dads Deal with “Dad-Shaming”

Posted by Christopher A. Brown



or

One-handed snag by dad ...
Dad reflexes are no joke, guys. This Phillies fan joins a long list of dad legends who have made impressive bare-handed grabs with a baby in the other hand. Watch
 


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Bill😎
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