School Needs Assessment

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Course Description

Continuous improvement in schools starts with planning based on a comprehensive needs assessment.  This course provides background to the process, offers exemplars to view, shares state forms, and gives you the chance to start developing a plan.  The end result is to position you, your staff, and your students for academic success.

Needs Assessment

This course provides the basics of creating and using a school needs assessment.  You will receive guidance, tools, and suggestions to identify your needs.

Connection to Practice

  • Initial planning steps to create a school needs assessment
  • A process and format that can be adapted and used in your local context


  • A willingness to learn and grow.
  • A computer or phone with access to the internet.
  • No paid software required – everything you need is in the Learning Module.

Earn a Professional Development Certificate

Share this credential with your school administration and in your performance review.

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Instructor Bio
Tabitha is a Lead Academic Specialist at Stride, where she develops and presents training resources for teachers and school leaders.
Tabitha Sekuras


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