Grades K-8. The Devereux Student Strengths Assessment (DESSA) is a behavior rating scale that assesses skills related to social-emotional competence, resilience, and academic success. It is designed to be completed by parents, teachers, and after school staff.
The DESSA Record Forms are hand-scorable. One set contains 25 paper record forms.
If you prefer online administration, scoring and interpretation of the DESSA, see the DESSA Scoring Assistant.DESSA Brochure An Introduction to the DESSA Sample Classroom Profile