ChildrenEducationLeadershipToolsLeadership Efficacy – Grades 3-8

Author(s): Chi, B., Jastrzab, J., & Melchior, A. funded by The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and Engagement (CIRCLE)

Collection Method: Self-Report Questionnaire 

Scoring Method: Uses scale with the following ratings and answer options: (1) Strongly Disagree or No Way!; (2) Disagree or Not Really; (3) Agree or Sort of; (4) Strongly Agree or Yes! Scores can be summed up or averaged, with higher scores indicating better efficacy in leadership

Number of questions: 6

Price: Free

Key Points:

  • Tool measures how comfortable children are in leadership roles
  • Suitable for ages 8-14, for programs offering leadership development activities

This tool was created by a group of researchers at CIRCLE, and is typically free to use for not-for-profit organizations.