This list contains resources to help providers address attendance issues.
The Illinois Attendance Commission was created within the Illinois State Board of Education to study the issue of chronic absenteeism in this State and make recommendations for strategies to prevent chronic absenteeism.
Every Student Counts, Every Day Matters is the official promotional video for the Illinois Commission (above) attendance awareness campaign.
The Every Student, Every Day toolkit is the national initiative to address and eliminate chronic absenteeism.
- Tip Sheet: Get Them to School Every Day
- Tool Kit: Preschool Attendance Tool Kit
- Blog: How Teachers Can Help When a Child Says, “Mommy, I Don’t Want to Go to Preschool!”