Front Porch Series: Broadcast Calls
Join the National Center on Quality Teaching and Learning (NCQTL) the fourth Monday of each month from 1–1:45 p.m. ET for a facilitated broadcast call on research and implications for practical application. Guest presenters include well known researchers and other leaders.
Next Broadcast Call
Understanding and Using Evidence-Based Social and Emotional Curricula
Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 | 1–1:45 p.m. EDT
Dr. Rebecca Cortes
Dr. Cortes will talk about how evidence-based social-emotional curricula work in preschool classrooms. She will also explore how early childhood professionals can successfully implement them. Learn what the research says about positive results for children and teachers engaged in evidence-based social-emotional curricula.
Speaker Dr. Jones
Dr. Cortes is a member of the Early Achievers (QRIS) coach support team at the Childcare Quality and Early Learning Center for Research and Professional Development (CQEL) at the University of Washington. Her research focuses on the role parents and teachers play in supporting the developmental integration of emotion and cognition in infants and young children. She also explores how this process lays the foundation for optimal mental health in early childhood.
Last Reviewed: February 2015
Last Updated: February 18, 2015