Strengthening Children's Lives Through Science and Community Engagement

What We Do


Juniper Gardens engages in a range of research that focuses on improving child and student outcomes. Each of the categories below contains subcategories and links to projects that address issues critical to Juniper Gardens' mission.


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Job Opportunities
  • Temporary Assistant Researchers: Juniper Gardens Children’s Project, a community-based research institute affiliated with the University of Kansas, is conducting a research program aimed at evaluating how a Practice Based Coaching model (Literacy 3D) can be used to enhance the literacy focus of early childhood (EC) teachers through data-driven decision making and strategies that boost children’s opportunities to respond in literacy activities. We are looking for 1-2 temporary Assistant Researchers, at 50%-75% time, who will be responsible for data collection activities with preschool students and teachers, including administering literacy assessments to children, observing classroom instruction and interactions, and assisting in the preparation and delivery of data reports in the Kansas City Metro, as well as data management and entry at our offices in downtown Kansas City, KS. For more information and to apply, click hereKU is an EO/AAE
 
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Big news! JGCP's Dr. Brian Boyd and the University of Florida's Dr. Brian Reichow have been named the new editors o… https://t.co/YSGdrwxFm0