TASA Inspiring Leaders Podcast: What Really Matters in Reducing Absences During COVID and Beyond
Listening time: 27 minutes.
Dr. Todd Rogers, our Chief Scientist and Professor of Public Policy at Harvard University, joins TASA to share research on reducing absenteeism and why it’s so critical—especially for vulnerable populations. Rogers shares more about why “every absence has its own story” and scalable interventions that can reduce them.
The Urgent Need to Avoid Punitive Responses to Poor Attendance
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Now, more than ever, families need solutions that help them overcome barriers to attendance. When data heads south, compliance-driven messaging is often the go-to for engaging families. Read Attendance Works’ blog to learn more about why taking a restorative approach can be substantially more effective in reducing absenteeism.
JCPS Hopes Outreach Campaign Boosts Distance Learning Participation
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Our partnership with Jefferson County Public Schools is in the news. As the district faces unprecedented challenges keeping their students on track, we’re partnering with them to help them reach their most vulnerable students and increase participation in distance learning.