Effects of Health on School Attendance
There are times when children need to miss school due to typical childhood illnesses. However, when many health issues are managed, we can reduce the amount of time children are out of school. Learn how to reduce the amount of time your children miss school due to health concerns.
Supporting Children's Learning
Children who are struggling with schoolwork can become frustrated and look for ways to avoid going to school. Our goal is to provide them with the support they need so they feel good about learning and good about themselves. Parents and teachers need to work together to help children can succeed in school and feel connected.
Helping children gain confidence and build coping skills
There are times when getting children to school can be a struggle because children are anxious. They may feel uncomfortable being in new situations or feel uncertain about their ability to get along with others. This section describes times when children may worry about school and offers ways you can work with your children to help them feel more comfortable and confident in new situations and settings.