About the Measure

Domains Social Emotional
Subscales Not examined
Target Construct Social Emotional: Self-regulation
Description The HTKS task has been conceptualized as a measure of inhibitory control (a child must inhibit the dominant response of imitating the examiner), working memory (a child must remember the rules of the task) and attention focusing (must focus attention to the directions being presented by the examiner).
Test Authors Cameron Ponitz, McClelland, Matthews, & Morrison, 2009
Publisher No test publisher: EXCLUDED (Not published)
Psychometry Not evaluated as not published
Implementation Not evaluated as not published

Implementation details

Respondent Not examined
Prior knowledge Required Not examined
Scoring Not examined
Time Not examined
Age 4 to 6 years

Psychometric details

UK norms Insufficient data in the public domain to evaluate
Norm / Criterion referenced Insufficient data to decide
Standardisation sample Insufficient data in the public domain to evaluate.
Reliability Not examined
Criterion validity Not examined
Construct validity Not examined
Concurrent validity Not examined