Chronic Absenteeism

Chronic Absenteeism

Welcome to the Virginia Department of Education’s Chronic Absenteeism: Assisting Virginia’s Students and Their Families. These modules are focused on understanding the short and long-term problems associated with chronic absenteeism and addressing chronic absenteeism through school, family, and community-based measures. This information is for school personnel, students, parents, and community members.

Understanding Chronic Absenteeism

After watching this module, you will know more about the impact of chronic absenteeism on student a... View More

Addressing Chronic Absenteeism

This module will help you to understand how reducing chronic absenteeism fits into the Virginia Tie... View More

Using Actionable Data to Address Chronic Absenteeism

After watching this module, you will understand what types of data will help inform school practice... View More

Building Capacity to Address Chronic Absenteeism

After watching this module, you will understand the framework for building the capacity in your sch... View More

Positive Engagement

This module is focused on relationship-building with students and families to improve attendance. I... View More

Strategic Partnerships

In this module, you will learn more about the importance of partnering with community stakeholders,... View More