Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes Teacher Survey (SAYO-T)

General Information on the Measure
Purpose of the measure

The Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes Teacher Survey (SAYO-T) measures critical outcomes that are linked to academic and life success and can be used to evaluate afterschool programs.

Main constructs measured

Cognitive competencies; Intrapersonal competencies; Interpersonal competencies

Applicable grade levels

Grades K-12

Publication year for the most recent version

No information available in the references reviewed.

Year originally developed

2008

Related measures
Measure Administration
Respondent

Teacher/Educator

Method of administration

Paper/Pencil, Digital

Number of items

Between 4 to 7 items for each subdomain

Item format

Five-point Likert-type scale

Administration time

15-20 minutes

Available languages

English

Fee for use Fee charged by developer
Credentials required for administration

None

Scoring
Overall score reporting

No overall scores are reported.

Subscore reporting

There are nine subscores:

  • Classroom behavior
  • Initiative
  • Engagement in learning
  • Relations with adults
  • Relations with peers
  • Problem solving
  • Communication skills
  • Homework
  • Academic performance
Scoring procedures

A scoring manual is provided by the assessment developers.

Interpretive information

No information is available in the references reviewed.

Evidence of Technical Quality
Populations for which technical quality evidence has been collected

No information is available in the references reviewed.

Reliability evidence

No information is available in the references reviewed.

Validity evidence
Evidence based on content
No information available in the references reviewed.
Evidence based on response processes
No information available in the references reviewed.
Evidence based on internal structure
No information available in the references reviewed.
Evidence based on relations with other variables
No information available in the references reviewed.
Locating the Measure
Obtaining a copy of the measure niost.org
References

"Psychometric testing of the Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes: Youth," National Institute on Out-of-School Time, NIOST, 2013.

Stavsky, S. , "Measuring social and emotional learning with the Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes (SAYO)," Wellesley, MA: National Institute on Out-of-School Time, 2015.

Notes

Measure summary updated October 3, 2018.