This tool represents “the respondent’s report of his/her ability to make sound decisions and judgments” (p.13, http://www.nationalservice.gov/pdf/national_evaluation_youthcorps_technicalappendices.pdf).This tool measures perceptions, not behaviors.This to ...

The DILQ (7-9 years) is a 17-item self-completion questionnaire that measures fruit and vegetable consumption in the previous 24 hours. In addition to fruit consumption the DILQ includes a limited number of questions related to mode of travel to and from ...

IndicatorsDiet/Nutrition

The DILQ for 9-11 year olds is a self-administered 15-item questionnaire that measures food and beverage consumption at home in the previous 24 hours.  In addition to food and beverage consumption, the DILQ (for both 7-9 and 9-11 year olds) includes a sma ...

IndicatorsDiet/Nutrition

The first round of the NLSY 97 was implemented in 1997 with a nationally representative sample of approximately 9,000 youth between 12 and 16 years old. The Delinquency Index consists of 10 self-report items, each representing a delinquent act. Higher sco ...

This tool was developed by Child Trends for the Templeton Foundation, as part of the Flourishing Children Project. It includes six items designed for parents to rate their teenagers' diligence. Diligence is defined as performing tasks with thoroughness an ...

Category:Life Skills

This tool was developed by Child Trends for the Templeton Foundation, as part of the Flourishing Children Project. It includes six items that measure diligence in teenagers. Diligence is defined as performing tasks with thoroughness and effort from start ...

Category:Life Skills

The Drug Refusal Assertiveness Scale is one dimension of assertive behavior derived from a factor analysis of the Gambrill-Richey Assertion Inventory.  Items from that inventory were adapted to be applicable to an adolescent population, and other dimensio ...