ERIC Number: ED181062
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Needs Assessment Validation Guide.
Rainone, Rocco; Kaiser, Robert
This resource guide is intended for local school district personnel involved in planning activities for establishing educational priorities, phase two of the Local Planning and Assessment Process (LPAP). Information is presented on the development of performance indicators and the validation of perceived needs. The guide is organized in two sections: (1) the activities which include work group selection; work group orientation; identification of needs to be validated; data source identification; development of performance indicators; data collection plans; data collection; and data review; and (2) a description of a Rhode Island school district project, including its forms and results. For each activity, the outcome, responsible staff member, and steps comprising the activity are included. (MH)
Descriptors: Committees, Credibility, Data Analysis, Data Collection, Educational Assessment, Educational Needs, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Criteria, Guidelines, Needs Assessment, Performance Criteria, Resource Materials, School Districts, Staff Role, Student Needs
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rhode Island State Dept. of Education, Providence. Bureau of Technical Assistance.
Identifiers: Local Planning and Assessment Process; Rhode Island