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.

Ages
Birth-8 years
Languages
English
Spanish
Subtopics

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

Length
Not specified
Price

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

Open Access
No
Administration
Observation
Scoring
Manual scoring
Resources on Psychometric Properties

Not found

Instrument Use in Peer-Reviewed Studies

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.