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A Million Missed Lessons: How to Reduce Unauthorised Absence

Posted: 11/04/17

If you like to keep up on the latest news and current affairs, then the recent press for term time holidays and truancy will probably not have escaped you.  Schools are under increasing pressure to produce results, yet one of their biggest problems is getting children to school in the first place. According to government […]

The Great Truancy Divide and How to Reduce Absenteeism in Your School

Posted: 10/05/16

Figures released recently revealed that truancy is more prevalent in areas of Northern England than in the South, with children from some deprived northern cities missing up to 3 days of school each without permission last year.  Whilst illness accounts for the majority of authorised and unauthorised absences, lateness and religious holidays were also cited […]