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Needs Assessment Phase I

Needs Assessment Phase I
Getting Started (Book 2)

November 2009 | 152 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

"The Authors have done a good job of conveying the nuts and bolts of the process and problem situations that can arise from political and social conditions."
—Stephanie Brzuzy, Xavier University

"The authors offer a nice overview of the process involved in developing and conducting needs assessments. They make a cogent argument for the importance of identifying and addressing potential barriers to conducting a worthwhile needs assessment."
—Melanie Otis, University of Kentucky

Although this book can be used in a stand-alone fashion, it is part of the Needs Assessment KIT—five interrelated and sequenced books that take the reader through the needs assessment process (ISBN: 978-0-7619-2595-8).

About the Authors
1. Overview
2. What Precipitates Needs Assessment and Getting the Process Started?
3. Some Initial Phase I Needs Assessment Activities
4. Collecting and Analyzing Initial Sources of Data
5. The Special Case of Collaborative (Cooperative) Needs Assessments
6. Some of Those Nagging Leftover Pieces of Phase I

Sample Materials & Chapters


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