ENGAGEMENT IN LEARNING
Nina Bergdahl describes changes in conceptualisations of engagement in learning, influences on engagement, and teachers' understanding of engagement.
INSA teamed up with the journal 'Continuity in Education' for a special issue, the first threee papers are online, more to come.
Attendance Works shares a toolkit for communicating with students and families about attendance, embedded in a whole child perspective.
Air Pollution, Absenteeism
UK researchers raise questions about environmental policies impacting attendance; reduced air pollution related to less absence at low-SES schools.
Parents & Teachers
A qualitative study captures the voices of parents and teachers, highlighting how open communication between home and school protects against school exclusion.
The T74 website focuses on education issues and recently shared a story about schools getting creative to address absenteeism.