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Clifton StrengthsExplorer


Each child is gifted in their own extraordinary way. Help them find, name and grow their natural talents. Designed for children aged 10-14, this online assessment gives kids the chance to discover their talents at an early age.

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Benefits of the Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment

When kids discover their talents, it can lead to:

  • resilience and confidence
  • engagement and productivity in school
  • hope and direction for the future

Product Details

What if parents and teachers focused on what's right?

Over 3 million children know their Clifton StrengthsExplorer talents, and they have something no one can take away: They know what they naturally do best.

Designed for children and students aged 10 to 14, the online Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment identifies a child’s three strongest emerging talents.

Educators and parents can use these results and supporting resources to empower children to learn and grow by practicing and applying their talents.

Making the Most of Natural Talents

The online Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment features easy-to-understand questions about how children naturally think, act and feel. And it only takes about 15-20 minutes to complete the assessment.

After taking the assessment, children receive a personalized Clifton StrengthsExplorer Top 3 Report that reveals which of the 10 Clifton StrengthsExplorer talent themes are strongest in them based on their responses to the assessment.

Children can then work with parents, teachers and other adults using Clifton StrengthsExplorer resources to get the most from their talents.

Help kids succeed in school and throughout their lives with Clifton StrengthsExplorer.

What's Included

Clifton StrengthsExplorer Top 3 Report

This report provides kids aged 10-14 with their top three Clifton StrengthsExplorer talents and includes ideas they can use, with support from a caring adult, to develop what they do best.

Clifton StrengthsExplorer Educator/Leader Activity Book

This guide features invaluable activities and resources to help kids be their best by using and developing their talents. Choose from either one-on-one or group activities.

Clifton StrengthsExplorer Youth Workbook

With activities that help children better understand what makes them unique, this workbook shows them how they can start applying their talents every day.

Clifton StrengthsExplorer Parent Guide

Parents can use the questions, ideas and activities in this guide to better understand the language of talent and how to help their children develop talents into strengths.

How It Works

  1. Add the product to your cart. When you are done shopping, proceed to checkout.
  2. Sign in to your account, or create an account if you don’t already have one.
  3. After you complete the checkout process, you will receive a unique access code and instructions via email.
  4. If you are purchasing multiple codes, use the .csv file attached to the email to distribute codes to users.
  5. Users can redeem their codes at

Frequently Asked Questions

How long will it take to receive the access code(s) I purchased?

Gallup will email your access code(s) and instructions for redeeming your access code(s) within one business day of your purchase.

What is the difference between Clifton StrengthsExplorer and CliftonStrengths for Students?

Clifton StrengthsExplorer is recommended for children aged 10-14. The Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment is a simpler assessment with different themes and reports based on the 10 Clifton StrengthsExplorer themes.

CliftonStrengths for Students is recommended for individuals aged 15 and older, particularly students in college or preparing for college. It includes the CliftonStrengths assessment and student-centered reports based on the 34 CliftonStrengths themes.

What are the 10 Clifton StrengthsExplorer themes?

The 10 Clifton StrengthsExplorer themes of talent are: Achieving, Caring, Competing, Confidence, Dependability, Discoverer, Future Thinker, Organizer, Presence and Relating.

After children complete the Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment, they get a report listing their top three themes (of the 10) based on their responses.

You can find descriptions and more information about these themes in the accompanying Clifton StrengthsExplorer resources.

What age level is the Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment appropriate for?

The Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment is recommended for children 10 to 14 years old.

Is the Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment available in any languages other than English?

Yes. The Clifton StrengthsExplorer assessment is available in two languages: English and Spanish. When users start the assessment, they will have an opportunity to select their preferred language.

How do I distribute the Clifton StrengthsExplorer access codes I purchased for multiple people?

You will be emailed a .csv file containing unique, one-time-use codes to distribute to each individual.


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Reports included
Clifton StrengthsExplorer Top 3 Report, Clifton StrengthsExplorer Educator/Leader Guide, Clifton StrengthsExplorer Youth Workbook, Clifton StrengthsExplorer Parent Guide
Other materials included
Clifton StrengthsExplorer