Extensive research shows that every day engaged in school and the classroom leads to life success, just as every absence – excused or unexcused – and tardy creates a downward pattern. There is an alarming trend in chronic absenteeism nationwide, including significant difficulties in re-engaging students after COVID.
At EVERY DAY MATTERS, we focus our efforts on promoting and supporting all educators dedicated to the reversal of this trend.
To address Absenteeism before it affects Student Achievement. Chronic absenteeism is a significant challenge, requiring holistic solutions. Since a student who has been chronically absent in the past is highly likely to be chronically absent again, it follows that efforts to reduce absenteeism in early grades will reduce absenteeism in higher grades.
brings together education leaders that share our Passion and Purpose for improving students’ futures by Building a Culture of Excellent Attendance. Our goals and mission are to create an online forum where educators can collaborate and share best practices and resources specific to:
The Every Day Matters Summit is an Education Leader collaborative that provides FREE Virtual Resources and an Event Forum for sharing Best Practices. The 2022-23 Expert Series focuses on five foundational elements of an effective Attendance Improvement Plan. The fourth installment features best practices and ideas for Creating Targeted Interventions for Students with Higher Degree of Absenteeism.
Join us for all future events and visit our Resources for past events!