Initial Development of the Student's Life Satisfaction Scale

@article{Huebner1991InitialDO,
  title={Initial Development of the Student's Life Satisfaction Scale},
  author={E. Huebner},
  journal={School Psychology International},
  year={1991},
  volume={12},
  pages={231 - 240}
}
  • E. Huebner
  • Published 1991
  • Psychology
  • School Psychology International
  • This article describes the development of a brief research instrument to measure global life satisfaction in children, the Student's Life Satisfaction Scale (SLSS). A preliminary version of the SLSS was administered to a sample of 254 children age 7-14 from the Midwestern United States. The scale demonstrated acceptable internal consistency and a unidimensional factor structure. Satisfaction scores did not differ as a function of age, grade or gender. Analyses of individual items as well as… CONTINUE READING
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