Help build a culture of good attendance in your communities. Use these resources to make families aware of the detrimental effects of chronic absence. Distribute these resources throughout your communities in places parents and families visit on a regular basis. Review the toolkit for outreach suggestions, be creative and let us know how we can help you!
Quickly link parents to useful information
Helpful tips for parents. Available for download in 13 languages.
Available for download in 3 sizes
15 second messages -- audio & video
Ways to increase awareness & reduce chronic absence
Sample letter & script to help communicate with parents
Use with parents, staff & community leaders
NYSED related attendance reports, guidelines & regulations
Principal Guides for attendance teams & mentor programs
Participate in SEL Pyramid Training
Research articles that link school success & attendance
Links to websites with related information
Use 211 to find county- and city-based human services.