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PROOF POINTS: A third of public school children were chronically absent after classrooms re-opened, advocacy group says

A national group that seeks to curb student absenteeism is sounding an alarm after finding that the number of chronically absent students continued to surge even as pandemic closings abated.  This story also appeared in Mind/Shift The organization, Attendance Works, believes that the number of students missing at least 18 days* of school a year […]