About the Measure

Domains Emotional Intelligence (mixed and trait), Perceptions of Self, Social and Emotional Competence
Key stages Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3
Subscales Emotion perception; Adaptability; Emotion expression; Emotion perception; Emotion regulation; Impulsiveness; Relationships; Self-esteem; Self-motivation
Description The TEIQue is a scientific measurement instrument based exclusively on trait EI theory and providing a comprehensive assessment of the emotional world of the individual.
Example It's easy for me to show how I feel
Link http://www.psychometriclab.com/Home/Default/14

Implementation details

No. of items 75
Format Likert
Respondent Self
Scoring Standardised
Time 0
Age 8-12
Cost single purchase Free
Cost per child Free

Psychometric details

UK norms Yes
Cronbach's α .73-.76
Test retest 2 months, r= .79
Inter-rater reliability Not reported
EFA Not reported
CFA Not reported
Criterion validity Not reported
Construct validity r= .24 with academic achievement; r= .19 with Assessment of Children's Emotion Skills (ACES); r= .25 with emotion perception; r= .19 with social competence; r= -.34 with Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire
Concurrent validity Not reported
Predictive validity Not reported
Responsiveness Not reported
Floor/Ceiling Not reported
References Mavroveli, S., Petrides, K. V., Sangareau, Y., & Furnham, A. (2009). Exploring the relationships between trait emotional intelligence and objective socio‐emotional outcomes in childhood. British Journal of Educational Psychology, 79(2), 259-272. doi:10.1348/000709908x368848
Mavroveli, S., Petrides, K. V., Shove, C., & Whitehead, A. (2008). Investigation of the construct of trait emotional intelligence in children. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 17(8), 516-526. doi:10.1007/s00787-008-0696-6