About the Measure

Domains Emotional Intelligence (mixed and trait)
Key stages Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2
Subscales Emotion perception; Emotion expression; Emotion regulation
Description Scale for teacher and pupils of young children. Measures emotion understanding, emotion expression and emotion expression.
Example The child expresses context appropriate emotions
Link Contact author at mirceamiclea@psychology.ro

Implementation details

No. of items 10
Format Likert
Respondent Multiple
Age 4-7.5
Cost single purchase
Cost per child

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .85-.93
Test retest r= [.72,.83]
Inter-rater reliability r= [.14,.36]
EFA Expert evaluatio
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity
Construct validity Self-regulation (Social Skills Rating Scale), r= [.39,.63]
Concurrent validity Behaviour problems, r= [-.46,-.31]
Predictive validity
References Ştefan, C. A., Bălaj, A., Porumb, M., Albu, M., & Miclea, M. (2009). Preschool screening for social and emotional competencies–development and psychometric properties. Cognition, Brain, Behavior. An Interdisciplinary Journal, 13, 121-146.