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SEL Assessment to Support Effective Social Emotional Learning Practices at Scale

McKown, C., & Herman, B. (2020). SEL assessment data to support effective social emotional learning practices at scale. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Principals' Social and Emotional Competence: A Key Factor for Creating Caring Schools

Mahfouz, J., Greenberg, M. T., & Rodriguez, A. (2019). Principals' social and emotional competence: A key factor for creating caring schools. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center.

Social and Emotional Development Matters: Taking Action Now for Future Generations

Greenberg, M. T., & Weissberg, R. (2018). Social and emotional development matters: Taking action now for future generations. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

With a Little Help from My Friends: The Importance of Peer Relationships for Social-Emotional Development

Pepler, D. J., & Bierman, K. L. (2018). With a little help from my friends: The importance of peer relationships for social-emotional development. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Applying an Equity Lens to Social, Emotional, and Academic Development

Simmons, D. N., Brackett, M. A., & Adler, N. (2018). Applying an equity lens to social, emotional, and academic development. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Social-Emotional Development in the First Three Years

Thompson, R. A. (2018). Social-emotional development in the first three years: Establishing the foundations. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

School Climate and Social and Emotional Learning

Osher, D., & Berg, J. (2017). School climate and social and emotional learning: The integration of two approaches. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Promoting Social and Emotional Learning in the Middle and High School Years

Domitrovich, C. E., Syvertsen, A. K., & Calin, S. S. (2017). Promoting social and emotional learning in the middle and high school years. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Improving the Social Emotional Skills in Childhood Enhances Long-Term Well-being and Economic Outcomes

Jones, D., Crowley, D. M., & Greenberg, M. T. (2017). Improving social emotional skills in childhood enhances long-term well-being and economic outcomes. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Promoting Social Emotional Learning in Preschool: Programs and Practices That Work

Bierman, K. L., Greenberg, M. T., & Abenavoli, R. (2016). Promoting social and emotional learning in preschool: Programs and practices that work. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Social Emotional Learning in Elementary School: Preparation for Success

Dusenbury, L., & Weissberg, R. P. (2017). Social emotional learning in elementary school: Preparation for success. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Parent Engagement Practices Improve Outcomes for Preschool Children

Bierman, K. L., Morris, P. A., & Abenavoli, R. M. (2017). Parent engagement practices improve outcomes for preschool children. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.

Teacher Stress and Health: Effects on Teachers, Students, and Schools

Greenberg, M. T., Brown, J. L., & Abenavoli, R. M. (2016). Teacher stress and health effects on teachers, students, and schools. University Park, PA: Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University.