Category Archives: Student Attendance

Attendance Rates, Ockam’s Razor, and That Really Good Football Coach

There’s a lot of theory out there about what will increase student achievement rates. Millions (if not billions) are spent each year in the United States implementing programs designed to help students improve academically.  In fact, I’ve spent the last … Continue reading

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New District Attendance Policy

Last summer, the Board of Trustees began analyzing district data in effort to develop what is now the District Strategic Plan.   The focus of the District Strategic Plan is to improve student achievement, and as such the variables that affect … Continue reading

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