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Last updated on 6 July 2017
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How can we use SWOT analysis when planning for the future? We link to guidance on using a strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) analysis and a template from a local authority. One of our associate experts suggests a process for using a SWOT analysis to inform a school's vision.

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  1. SWOT analysis: definition and purpose
  2. SWOT analysis template
  3. Sample SWOT statements
  4. Examples of schools that have used a SWOT analysis
  5. Using a SWOT analysis to inform the school's vision

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