About the Measure

Domains Emotional Intelligence (mixed and trait), Perceptions of Self, Social and Emotional Competence
Key stages Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 5
Subscales Social competence; Social participation
Description The scale is a short, easily administered instrument that assesses perceptions of social competence as well as social participation. Six items were created for the Perceived Adolescent Relationship Scale based on their representativeness of the constructs of social competence and social participation.
Example Comparing yourself with other kids your age, how attractive do you consider yourself to be?
Link http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.2466/pms.1989.69.1.305

Implementation details

No. of items 6
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 13-20
Cost single purchase Free - Available
Cost per child Free - Available

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .68-.80
Test retest Not reported
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA 2-factor orthogo
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity Not reported
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Andrews D. Francis S. 1989. Development of the perceived adolescent relationship scale. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 69, 305-306. doi:10.2466/pms.1989.69.1.305