Barbara Cervone is the founder and president of
What Kids Can Do, Inc. and its nonprofit publishing arm, Next
Kathleen Cushman is a writer who has specialized in education for more than two decades. Her work has appeared in Phi Delta Kappan, the Atlantic, the New Yorker, and many other national magazines.
"Key to the success of this text is the constructivist approach
utilized in the research compiled for the book... The practical
applications the authors present provide evidence of the continuing
need for social and emotional learning at the secondary level."
--H. B. Arnold, CHOICE Connect
"The book provides educators with pertinent examples of ways to effectively and seamlessly incorporate components of social-emotional learning into their school curricula." --Rachel M. Undercoffer, Communique of the National Association of School Psychology