Educational Research

The educational research pod covers the science and practical application of social and emotional learning in schools, the impact of preschool education and of the professional development of preschool teachers, and the assessment and strengthening of school climate.

Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence

Through the science and application of emotional intelligence, we are working to determine where and how training in emotional intelligence can make a difference in the lives of children...

Finn-Stevenson/Mutt-i-grees Lab

Emerging research points to the benefits of canine assisted therapy and activities, especially with children with behavioral developmental and other mental health disorders. Our goal is to...

Yale-China Program on Child Development

The Yale-China Program on Child Development (YCPCD) is a cross-cultural program, which promotes exchanges and facilitates cooperation between China and the US in early childhood education...