Webinar: Reducing Chronic Absence: Insights from Successful Principals
Event Categories: Webinars, Professional Learning
Experienced principals understand the importance of attendance for student engagement, learning and achievement. As absenteeism has spiked during the pandemic, what strategies can we learn from principals who have led their school teams to address and reduce chronic absenteeism?
The participant will:
- Learn how rising levels of chronic absence is a challenge affecting student achievement throughout the country
- Find out about effective strategies for reducing chronic absence developed before and during Covid-19
- Understand the critical importance of having a principal supported student attendance team
- Reflect upon the critical role principals play in engaging the entire school community in supporting attendance and engagement