Parent EducationProfile (PEP)

The Parent Education Profile (PEP) is a 75-item observation instrument that measures 15 subdomains. The instrument, which is designed for children from birth to 8 years old, measures parents' behavior related to children's literacy skills. The PEP is available in both English and Spanish.

Content

Topics
Parent’s Support for Children’s Learning in the Home,
Parent’s Role in Interactive Literacy Activities,
Parent’s Role in Supporting Child’s Learning in Formal Educational Settings,
Taking on the Parent Role
Birth-8 years
Languages
English,
Spanish

Administration Information

Length
Not specified
Price

Administrator’s Guide to Parent Education Profiles (PEP) and PEP Scales: $30

Administration
Observation

Access and Use

Peer-Reviewed Study Citations

Prins, Esther, and Blaire Willson Toso. 2008. “Defining and Measuring Parenting for Educational Success: A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Parent Education Profile.” American Educational Research Journal 45 (3): 555–96. https://doi.org/10.3102/0002831208316205.

Psychometrics

Scoring
Manual scoring
Open Access
No
Used in Peer-Reviewed Research
Yes
Psychometric Citations

Not found