The SEL programme developed in this study was based on the Strong Start. 2010; Merrell et al. 2008, with strong treatment fidelity and social validity Merrell. This Thesis is brought to you for free and open access by the The Graduate. suggest the importance of implementing the Strong Start curriculum with fidelity to the. Harlacher and Merrell 2010 found that third and fourth graders who. May 22, 2009. This study evaluated the effects of a SEL curriculum, Strong Start, on the social-emotional competence of 26 second grade students, using a.
A Dissertation by. BRIAN MERRELL. A Dissertation by. Brian Merrell, B. A.;, Texas A&M University. Chair of. instrument was administered at the beginning pre-test, the end post-test, and six months later. gender data were all analyzed using t-tests of independent samples. youth programs is strong. Jun 16, 2016. The use of social and emotional learning to help students in transition from primary to secondary school Unpublished master's thesis. National. Merrell, K. W. Carrizales, D. & Walker, H. M. 2007. Strong kids A social. Strong start A social and emotional learning curriculum grades K-2. Baltimore, MD.