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Samuel Meisels

Samuel Meisels, Ed.D.

smeisels@nebraska.edu Title: Executive Director, Buffett Early Childhood Institute; Presidential Chair in Early Childhood Development, Professor Department:Child, Youth & Family Studies College/Organization: Buffett Early Childhood Institute
Education & Human Sciences
Campus: University of Nebraska
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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Research Type:
  • Applied
Age Group:
  • Prenatal
  • Infant
  • Toddlers
  • Preschool/Pre-kindergarten
  • K-3
Population Focus
  • Children/Students
  • Parents/Families
  • Premature Infants
  • Children with Disabilities
  • ECE Practitioners/Teachers
  • ECE Supervisors/Administrators
  • Professional Development Providers/Trainers
  • Policymakers
  • Immigrants/Refugees
  • Low Income Populations
  • English Language Learners
  • Higher Education Faculty
  • Healthcare/Mental Health Providers
Research Keywords
  • Early Intervention
  • Home Visiting
  • Birth - Grade 3/School as Hub
  • Assessment
  • Early Childhood Workforce
Research Questions
  • How can we equalize learning opportunities for children placed at risk?
  • How can we create the conditionis for a highly qualified early childhood workforce to thrive in Nebraska?
  • How can we expand collaborative opportunities for early childhood at NU?
Research Approach
  • Mixed methods
Designs & Methods
  • Case Studies
  • Interventions
  • Longitudinal Study
  • Measurement Development
  • Multi-variate analysis
  • Observational Approaches
  • Policy Analysis
  • Psychometry/Psychometrics
  • Quasi-Experimental
Research Tools
  • Direct Child Assessments
  • Document Reviews
  • Interviews/Focus
  • Observational Assessments
  • Surveys/Questionnaires
  • Video Footage