About the Measure

Domains Meta-cognition, Motivation, goal orientation and perseverance, Resilience and coping
Key stages Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4
Subscales Educational resilience; Persistence; Confidence
Description A measure designed to assess parents perceptions of their child's resilience, including their educational resilience (this is an adaptation of the Resilience Scale).
Example My child is good at many subjects
Link https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF03174769?LI=true

Implementation details

No. of items 18
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 7-15
Cost single purchase Available in jou
Cost per child Available in jou

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .76-.85
Test retest Not reported
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA KMO= .91
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Parents' views of children's competencies (e.g. dexterity and maths) were predicted by Parents' Perceptions of Their Child's Resilience and Competencies subscales, beta= [.09,.43]
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Kärkkäinen, R., Räty, H., & Kasanen, K. (2009). Parents’ perceptions of their child’s resilience and competencies. European Journal of Psychology of Education, 24(3), 405-419. doi:10.1007/bf03174769
Räty, H., Kasanen, K., & Rautiainen, R. (2013). Educational Resilience from Parental Perspective. Journal of Educational and Developmental Psychology, 4(1), 1-9. doi:10.5539/jedp.v4n1p1