1703 North Beauregard St.
Alexandria, VA 22311-1714
Tel: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. eastern time, Monday through Friday
Local to the D.C. area: 1-703-578-9600
Toll-free from U.S. and Canada: 1-800-933-ASCD (2723)
All other countries: (International Access Code) + 1-703-578-9600
Participants will learn practical strategies for:
Analyzing attendance data—including "red-flag procedures" to identify individual students in need of intervention and prioritize resources.
Designing schoolwide procedures to improve attendance of all students.
Using function-based approaches to identify the purpose of an individual student's chronic absenteeism and implement interventions that have a greater likelihood of success.
Implementing a number of interventions that address the most common functions of student absenteeism.