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Reviewed: 2018

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.

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  • Attendance Works
    This national and state initiative is committed to improving school success by addressing chronic absences.