Domains of Development Examined, and Selected Measures

07/01/2004

Domains of Development Examined, and Selected Measures

DomainsPositive OutcomesProblem Outcomes
Cognitive and Academic FunctioningAcademic school readiness Math and reading skills School engagementGrade repetition Performance below grade level Disciplinary problems
Behavioral, Emotional, and Social SkillsPositive social skills (cooperation, self-control)Externalizing behaviors (bullies, cheats, lies) Internalizing problems (acts depressed/withdrawn)
Health and SafetyMaternal rating of child's overall healthPhysical, mental emotional condition that requires frequent medical attention