Key Ingredients for Systemic Change
Take a Data Driven Systemic Approach
As the graph below shows, improving attendance is a team not a solo sport and ultimately requires a systemic approach. Our experience working across the country tells us that while attendance improvements can begin in a single classroom or school, the most effective and sustainable approaches are data-driven, supported by strong school and community leadership . These key ingredients of change can be applied to local and state-level action and policy – which are ideally working in alignment with each other.
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Attendance Works offers free data tools designed specifically to track chronic absence.