The University of Chicago Behavioral Insights and Parenting Lab

Understanding the Science of Parent Decision-Making

The Behavioral Insights and Parenting Lab aims to promote human potential by using cutting-edge research methods to gain new insights into the science of parent decision-making. 

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AP-NORC

Widespread Public Concern about Children Falling Behind Due to the Coronavirus Outbreak

AP News

AP-NORC poll: Learning setbacks a top concern for parents 

Becker Friedman Institute Working Paper

Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis on Family Dynamics

The Illinois State Board of Education

ISBE and BIP Lab Launch Chat2Learn for Illinois Preschool Families to Promote Learning at Home

 

Chat2Learn

A Text Program for Parents to Support Children’s School Readiness

 

Becker Friedman Institute Research Brief

Impact of the COVID-19 Crisis on Family Dynamics in Economically Vulnerable Households 

 

Chat2Learn

Families with young children benefit from practical, behaviorally informed supports for parent engagement. This is why we created Chat2Learn.

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