Absences Add Up

Importance of Attendance/Why Kids Miss School/Encouraging Attendance/Additional Resources   Absences Add Up...

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Keep Your Child on Track in Mi...

Pay Attention to Attendance: Keep Your Child On Track in Middle and High School Showing up for school has a huge impact on a...

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Attendance in Elementary Schoo...

  Build the Habit of Good Attendance Early School success goes hand in hand with good attendance! DID YOU KNOW? • Starting...

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TITLE I School-Wide Program

  The  Sullivan County Department of Education  is fortunate to have a school-wide Title I program in several of...

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Active Parenting-FREE Online V...

  Enhance your parenting skills from the comfort of your home.  One of the world’s leading developers of video-based resources...

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Exploring College

Use the following websites to help your child set goals for their future by exploring careers, colleges, and financial...

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Test-Taking Strategies

Preparing for Tests Maintain good study habits:  Do your class work.              *Have a clear understanding of...

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Homework

Try playing “Beat the Clock” with your child during homework time.  Look over the assignment and figure out about how...

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Reinforcing Learning

Encourage kids to collect things.  Whether they collect rocks, shells, leaves, or bugs is not important.  But by collecting,...

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Building Responsibility

Try a simple cardboard box to help make your child responsible for school belongings.  Have your child choose a place for the...

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Motivating Your Child

Children need the 4 “A”s as well as the 3 “R”s:  Atten­tion, Appreciation, Affection, and Acceptance. Some...

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Solving School Problems

Try looking over children’s study materials and making up a sample quiz as they study for upcoming tests. Talk with the school...

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Discipline

In good weather, put two angry kids on opposite sides of a strong window or glass door.  Provide each with a spray bottle of window...

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Building Self Esteem

Have your child make a “book” about themselves, with their own illustrations and wording.  “A Book About Me”...

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