About the Measure

Domains Social and Emotional Competence
Key stages Key Stage 5
Subscales School-related social skills; Communication skills; Job-related social skills; Individual initiative skills; Interaction skills
Description Designed to help teachers evaluate the social skills of their students.
Example He or she can express feelings of injustice appropriately
Link http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.24

Implementation details

No. of items 54
Format Likert
Respondent Teacher
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 16-18
Cost single purchase Available in jou
Cost per child Available in jou

Psychometric details

UK norms No
Cronbach's α .93-.98
Test retest After 4 weeks, total score, r= .92;
subscales, r= [.73,.91]
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA 5-factor oblique
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 Wang, H., & Lin, C. (2015). Factor analysis of a social skills scale for high school students. Psychological Reports, 117(2), 566-579. doi:10.2466/21.pr0.117c18z5