Social Skills in School

You are never too young

Kindergartners with good social skills turn into successful adults

Any parent or teacher knows that social skills are essential for success. But what does that mean? How do you measure it?

This longitudinal study tracked more than 700+ students from kindergarten to age 25 in four different geographic regions. The research measured what were called markers of well-being.

Watch this interview with Professor Damon Jones of Penn State University.

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