An Essential Guide to Improving Attendance in your School, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1134661800
  • ISBN-13: 9781134661800
  • DDC: 371.2
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 200 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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In this engaging book Professor Ken Reid focuses on the needs of school professionals and leaders, providing them with workable, achievable solutions to radically reducing their truancy rates.

Supporting throughout with case-studies, sample letters, reports, attendance calendars and action plans, this book will be an essential staff-room resource for head teachers, deputy head teachers, teachers and any educational professional eager to raise standards for all.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Importance of Regular Attendance.
2: Improving School Attendance.
3: A Whole-School Attendance Strategy at the Primary Level.
4: Some Effective Good Practice in Schools.
5: The Use of Checklists 1.
6: Checklists 2 on Good Practice.
7: Promoting Good Practice.
8: An Early Intervention Strategy and Supporting Activities.
9: Using Attendance Panels.
10: Using Advanced Attendance Panels.