The University of ChicagoBehavioral Insights and Parenting Lab

Understanding the Science of Parent Decision-Making

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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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Intensive Care: What Makes a ‘Good’ Parent? 

 

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Reducing Chronic Absenteeism in Head Start

 

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Mayor Lightfoot Solutions Toward Ending Poverty Summit

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Increasing Reading at Home

 

USA Today

Reading at Home and School Attendance Shot Up with a Cheap, Easy Solution: Texting 

 

Research

Evaluating an Innovative Ed Tech Tool for Family Engagement

 

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