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Gunter, Leslie; Caldarella, Paul; Korth, Byran B.; Young, K. Richard – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2012
The inclusion of social and emotional learning (SEL) curricula in preschools may help prevent emotional and behavioral problems. This study evaluated the effects of a SEL curriculum, "Strong Start Pre-K," on the social and emotional competence of 52 preschool students using a quasi-experimental, non-equivalent control group design. Teachers rated…
Descriptors: Socialization, Emotional Development, Preschool Children, Preschool Curriculum
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Kramer, Thomas J.; Caldarella, Paul; Christensen, Lynnette; Shatzer, Ryan H. – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2010
There has been increasing interest in the promotion of social and emotional learning in schools, and research has shown positive outcomes. However, relatively few studies have been conducted in kindergarten classrooms or considered the feasibility of kindergarten implementation. This study examined the effects of "Strong Start" on the social and…
Descriptors: Kindergarten, Emotional Development, Emotional Intelligence, Socialization
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Caldarella, Paul; Christensen, Lynnette; Kramer, Thomas J.; Kronmiller, Kalli – Early Childhood Education Journal, 2009
The promotion of social and emotional learning (SEL) in schools may help prevent emotional and behavioral problems of students. This study evaluated the effects of a SEL curriculum, "Strong Start," on the social-emotional competence of 26 second grade students, using a quasi-experimental, non-equivalent control group design. Results revealed…
Descriptors: Control Groups, Integrity, Grade 2, Emotional Development