TITLE

Reliability and validity evidence for the middle school self-efficacy scale

AUTHOR(S)
Fouad, Nadya A.; Smith, Philip L.
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Measurement & Evaluation in Counseling & Development (American C;Apr97, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the validity and reliability of the Middle School Self-Efficacy Scale, a measure of self-efficacy, outcome-expectancy and intentions and goals in career decision making or mathematics and science. Failure of previous intervention efforts to encourage racial and ethnic minority and female entrants entry into mathematics and science; Targeted school for the analysis.
ACCESSION #
9705213805

Tags: SELF-efficacy;  MIDDLE school students -- Psychology;  VOCATIONAL guidance -- Psychological aspects;  MATHEMATICS -- Research;  TESTING

 

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