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Summit Focused on Chronic Absenteeism

May 28th, 2024 by WCBC Radio

Ever since the COVID pandemic, schools across Maryland and the rest of the country have been dealing with excessive student absences. 

Recently, the White House hosted a summit on chronic absenteeism to address improving attendance, post-COVID.  Neera Tanden, Domestic Policy Advisor, put forth the Biden Administration’s efforts to improve student attendance through resources to engage and support families…