ULEAD: Webinars

ULEAD Webinar Events

ULEAD hosts webinars to foster collaborative conversations around various topics and successful practices. These webinars bring together practitioners, researchers, and experts. To learn about and register for upcoming webinars, visit the events page and subscribe to our mailing list

Here are some related documents and links you may find useful. 

Read the ULEAD Attendance Strategies report from Utah Teacher Fellows. 

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  Attendance Strategies

  July 2023



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  Chronic Attendance & Achievement

  March 2024



USBE Absenteeism and Dropout Prevention Page

From Our Panelists
Copperview Elementary Attendance Plan

Can Texting Parents Improve Attendance in Elementary School? A Test of Adaptive Message Strategy
Institute of Education Sciences

A Randomized Experiment Using Absenteeism Information to "Nudge" Attendance
Institute of Education Sciences, Regional Educational Laboratory Mid-Atlantic

Evaluation of Panorama Platform Use and Perceptions of EffectivenessUSBE

FBAAT - Functional Behavior Assessment of Absenteeism and Truancy
Please note this is a link to the publisher's page and may not be the only place to review these materials

Attendance Practices in High-Absenteeism Districts
Annenberg Institute at Brown University

4 Root Causes or Strands of Absenteeism
Attendance Works


Attendance Organizations with Resources
Attendance Works

EveryDay Labs 

National Student Attendance, Engagement, and Success Center, U.S. Department of Education

Panorama's Decreasing Absenteeism Toolkit


Policy & Rules
Administrative Rule R277-607 Absentee and Truancy Prevention

Utah Code Section 53G-8-211 Responses to School-based Behavior

Utah Code Section 53F-2-525 Bock Grant Funding for Prevention Programs in Public Education

Administrative Rule R277-439 Block Grant Funding for Prevention Programs in Public Education


Recent News
Why School Absences Have 'Exploded' Almost Everywhere
New York Times, March 2024

Million of Kids are Missing Weeks of School as Attendance Tanks Across the US

Associated Press, August 2023