Resource: Meeting the Chronic Absenteeism Challenge - What Do We Know?

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This brief (PDF, 7 pages) provides an overview of the challenges of post-pandemic chronic absenteeism, analyzes existing federal and state data on chronic absenteeism, shows variation across states on key metrics, and examines the evidence-based practices for reducing chronic absenteeism. Learn more (PDF, 7 pages).

Report: Appropriate Identification of Children with Disabilities for IDEA Services

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This report (PDF, 48 pages) examines how state and district practices during the 2019–2020 school year aligned with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act’s (IDEA) goals of appropriate identification. Learn more.

Resource: Newcomer Toolkit

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This toolkit (PDF, 105 pages) contains tools and resources to help elementary and secondary teachers, principals, and other school staff who work directly with immigrant students and their families to meet the physical, linguistic, social, emotional, mental health, and academic needs of immigrant students. Learn more.