About the Measure

Domains Perceptions of Self
Key stages Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3
Subscales This is a unidimensional measure
Description Measures students' perceptions of their self-esteem.
Example Do you like team games?
Link http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/03055698.2010.506333

Implementation details

No. of items 16
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 4-13
Cost single purchase Available in jou
Cost per child Available in jou

Psychometric details

UK norms Yes
Cronbach's α .73-.75
Test retest 4 months, r= .64
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA Single-factor so
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Not reported
Concurrent validity r= .73 with Coopersmith Self-Esteem Inventory
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Rae, G., Dalto, G., Loughrey, D., & Woods, C. (2011). Component structure, reliability, and stability of Lawrence’s Self‐Esteem Questionnaire (LAWSEQ). Educational Studies, 37(2), 155–158. doi:10.1080/03055698.2010.506333