Attendance

Young boy and his mother reading together on a park bench
 

The Moral Imperative to Act Is Crystallized by the Knowledge That Action Can Make A Difference: Part II

Editor’s Note: As managing director of the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading since 2010, Ralph Smith has been forging consensus around ensuring that children reach the critical developmental milestone… Read More


The Moral Imperative to Act Is Crystallized by the Knowledge That Action Can Make A Difference: Part I

Editor’s Note: As managing director of the Campaign for Grade-Level Reading since 2010, Ralph Smith has been forging consensus around ensuring that children reach the critical developmental milestone… Read More





Combating Chronic Absenteeism with Creativity

Incredible things happen through art.  Creativity facilitates abstract thought and connects ideas together to formulate innovative change. Our community has taken a step toward creating a culture where not only creativity is welcome, but encouraged and integrated within educational programs. Read More




Moving the Needle During Attendance Awareness Month

With Labor Day behind us, we are focusing on September, which is national Attendance Awareness Month. Here’s a look at how year’s activities to raise awareness and improve attendance in Sarasota and Manatee counties created momentum… Read More