Events, live webinars and webinar recordings listed here.
Before the pandemic, 13% to 22% of school-age youth experienced some mental health challenge. Now researchers estimate that that number is up to 80%. Students have experienced a lot — not only isolation away from their peers, but sadly in many cases loss of work for family members or loss of life in their families. […]
For the past two years, there has been a dramatic increase in chronic absence. Where most see attendance as only a problem, it also represents an opportunity to rebuild learning conditions and meaningful family engagement pathways so all kids can become more successful. In this webinar, presenters Hedy Chang, the Founder and Executive Director of Attendance Works and Phillip […]
This webinar will examine how school systems are using evidence-based “nudges” to students and their families to reduce absenteeism, improve overall student engagement, and boost readiness to engage with grade-level content. Hear from Dr. Peter Bergman, Assistant Professor at Columbia University, who will discuss his research and recommendations for engaging students and parents. He is […]