George Lucas Educational Foundation

Shannon Wanless

My research focuses on helping preschools build a social-emotionally-oriented organizational culture to (1) improve implementation of teaching strategies and (2) improve young children's social and academic outcomes. Specifically, my lab focuses on implementation science, social-emotional learning, and increasing teacher capacity.

Areas of Interest: 
social-emotional learning,
implementation science,
organizational change,
early childhood education,
teacher capacity