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Things I Can Do If I Try

Title

Things I Can Do If I Try

Description

The Things I Can Do If I Try survey was a self-efficacy instrument designed for children. This instrument was developed specifically for the PHDCN design. It included an assessment of efficacy in five domains: future, school, neighborhood, home, and social.

WAVE 2: The Things I Can Do If I Try survey (PDF 2.4MG) was administered to subjects in Cohorts 9, 12, and 15.

WAVE 3: The Things I Can Do If I Try survey (PDF 2.7MG) was administered to subjects in Cohorts 9 and 12.

Citations

Eccles, Wigfield., Harold, & Blumenfeld (1993). Age and gender differences in children's self and task perception during elementary school. Child Development, 64, 830 847.

Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID) Child Development Supplement (1996).

Selner-O'Hagan, M. & Earls, F. (1996). Things I can do if I try. Unpublished manual.

Selner-O'Hagan, M., Shenassa, E., & Earls, F. (1996). I think I can, I think I can: Assessing self-efficacy in children. In preparation.

Related Internet Resources

Eccles, et. al. cited article at JSTOR

PHDCN Administration

Shaded boxes indicate that the measure is not available for a given wave/cohort.

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