United Way of Lake County releases community needs assessment results
United Way of Lake County has released the results of its community needs assessment to help determine what areas needed the most assistance.
What You Need to Include in an ELL Needs Assessment
When you have a new class full of ESL students, you need to understand where they are starting from and to get an idea of their most pressing learning needs.
Using Needs Assessments for School and District Improvement: A Tactical Guide
Using Needs Assessments for School and District Improvement: A Tactical Guide CST Published Center on School Turnaround and Council of Chief State School Officers Publication 2017 This document is a tactical guide that describes the core components for developing and administering needs assessments for improvement. Worksheets are included to aid users in designing and developing needs assessments for schools and/or districts. A companion document includes the…
Investing In What Works for America's Communities » How Health Impact Assessments Can Inform...
By Pilar Lorenzana-Campo, MEP, senior planner and program director for planning and development at ChangeLab Solutions . Pilar develops innovative and practical solutions around access to transit, affordable housing, opportunities for play and recreation, and nutrition. Follow ChangeLab Solutions on Twitter @ChangeLabWorks Many local government agencies run on separate but parallel tracks: people who are funded to work on public health operate in a completely different…
“Information Needs Are Massive”: How The Tech Community Mobilized To Help Refugees
A 15,000-strong group of volunteer “Techfugees” is helping migrants and asylum seekers connect to the web—and each other.
Community Needs Assessment
COMPASS NOW is a review of community needs in the Great Rivers Region. The COMPASS Report provides valuable information and presents the results of data collected through a community survey, focus groups, an extensive review of socio-economic indicators, and an inventory of community resources. The purpose of the COMPASS Report is to serve as a …
Ambulatory Care Nursing Orientation and Competency Assessment Guide
What is a Community Health Needs Assessment?
“The fundamental purpose of public health is defined by three core functions: assessment, policy development, and assurance” -National Association of County & City Health Officials Late last March, 44 volunteers went door-to-door inviting residents in Nash and Edgecombe counties to take a survey about their community’s health needs. Three hundred residents opened their doors and …
Overview of the LEAP Connect Assessment Guide
Community Health Needs Assessments: What Are They?
This video explains what Community Health Needs Assessments are, what function they perform, and their difference from other processes.
Why Formative Assessments Matter
Formative assessments matter because teachers make important instructional decisions based on the data they provide.
Why Send Network: Assessment
“It’s either me or the church plant!” Those are words that no church planter ever wants to hear coming from their...
United Way of Greater Nashua: Supporting the Needs of Your Community
Risks facing the Greater Nashua, NH, community, and examples of how United Way-supported programs are helping improve people's lives. Featured: The Youth Cou...
What is the "Shelf Life" of a Community Needs Assessment?
Determining the shelf life of a Community Needs Assessment for physician recruitment.
Fort Myers Grace Community School "On Top of the World"
The Grace Community School kids perform "On Top of the World" by Imagine Dragons! Find out more about Grace Community School on the web at www.gracecommunity...
Why Philanthropy Needs Community Organizers
At Community Democracy Workshop, we work with residents to put them in more powerful positions to help change their communities. With institutional stakeholders, this community democracy approach might be unsettling, but we have to help them feel comfortable about walking into a process that potentially is confrontational. We must concentrate on making space around the table safe. Not false or phony, but safe. Residents and representatives…
RVA Happy in a "Special" Way feat. The special needs community
Pam Mines the founder and president of the non-profit JP JumPers Foundation had the idea about doing this video after seeing the RVA Happy Video and several ...
Student Assessment Advice & Forms for Teachers
Our student assessment advice and forms will help you evaluate each student regardless of grade level while giving you ideas, modifications, and improvements to enhance your assessment methods.
A Teacher's Guide to Backchannels and Informal Assessments
Last year I created and published A Teacher's Guide to Backchannels and Informal Assessment . That free guide explains what a backchannel i...
“ What A Relief Podcast ” 106 : Embracing Special Needs Families in the Muslim Community
On this episode of the “What a Relief!” podcast B.C. Dodge talks to Rasha AbuLahoom and Said Durrah — IRUSA’s official podcast. In…