Margaret Bridges, Ph.D., is a developmental psychologist and senior research scientist at the Institute of Human Development, at UC Berkeley. She conducts research on how family relationships and preschool settings contribute to young children's social-emotional and early academic skills. Dr. Bridges is a part of the New Journalism on Latino Children project, which translates new research for activists, journalists, and policy analysts: latinoedbeat.org.
Areas of Interest:
early learning and social-emotional development,
and how family process contributes to young children's development.