Must be Present to Win: How Local Communities Can Encourage Student Attendance in September
Attendance Awareness Month is in September, but it’s never too early to start gathering your team. While most efforts begin naturally and logically with parents and school leaders, there are a number of other powerful allies who can play key roles and give a big boost to Attendance Awareness Month this fall.
Join America’s Promise, Attendance Works, the Campaign for Grade- Level Reading, Points of Light and the United Way Worldwide, for a webinar on May 28 at 1 p.m. ET on how to engage allies such as doctors and other health care providers, mayors and elected officials, social service agencies, national and community service programs, youth development organizations and many others.
The 5 Promises
The 5 Promises represent conditions children need to achieve adult success. The collective work of the Alliance involves keeping these promises to America’s youth. This article relates to the promises highlighted below: