ERIC Number: EJ594956
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Development and Validation of a Scale To Assess the Emotional and Behavioral Strengths of Children and Adolescents.
Epstein, Michael H.
Remedial and Special Education, v20 n5 p258-62 Sep-Oct 1999
Describes the development of "The Behavioral and Emotional Rating Scale: A Strength-Based Approach to Assessment" for use with children with special needs. Reports on several pilot studies conducted to establish the scale's validity prior to the scale being normed on a nationally representative sample. These studies addressed content selection, item discrimination, and factor analysis. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Behavioral and Emotional Rating Scale