A paper in Educational Policy by Joshua Childs and Richard Lofton; they discuss the complex root causes of chronic absenteeism. 

SUMMARY

Roisin Devenney & Catriona O'Toole report on education professionals' views on school refusal, urging wider discussion on social justice. 

ARTICLE

INSA and Continuity in Education are hosting a call for papers on supporting young people through disruptions.

FINAL CALL

Jacob Kirksey and Michael Gottfried highlight the role 'Breakfast After-the-Bell' can have in addressing current policy about absenteeism. 

PUBLICATION

INSA warmly welcomes Georgine Aerts as support for administration and communication. Email info@insa.network

MEET GEORGINE 

A new publication by Michael Gottfried & Arya Ansari links chronic kindergarten absence to long-term declines in executive functioning. 

PUBLICATION

February 2021 report from Attendance Works & the Everyone Graduates Center, with 9 actions for attendance challenges due to COVID-19. 

REPORT

Check the latest doctoral dissertations on school attendance and absenteeism, many focused on strategies to improve attendance. 

GO TO WEBPAGE

A new publication showing the role of teacher attachment and school safety in protecting against absenteeism among victimized youth.    

DETAILS

Tips from Child Trends, with strategies to virtually support and engage families of young children during COVID-19 and beyond. 

TIPS

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