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Christina Cipriano, PhD: Why Is SEL Important for Students?

Students who receive consistent SEL tend to have higher levels of academic achievement and fewer behavioral and social issues. 

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Christina Cipriano

Applied Developmental and Educational Psychology

Dr. Cipriano is an Applied Developmental and Educational Psychologist, and Director of the Education Collaboratory at Yale. Her research focuses on the role of social and emotional learning (SEL) in the promotion of pathways to optimal developmental outcomes for traditionally marginalized student and teacher populations.