ERIC Number: EJ662134
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Factorial and Criterion Validity of Scores of a Measure of Belonging in Youth Development Programs.
Anderson-Butcher, Dawn; Conroy, David E.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v62 n5 p857-76 Oct 2002
Examined the factorial validity, internal consistency, and predictive validity of scores form a measure of belonging to an after-school youth development program. Confirmatory factor analysis based on results from 309 and 185 participants (aged 9 to 16 years) yielded a 5-item measure with high internal consistency estimates and scores positively related to actual program attendance. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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