Student Reengagement: Philadelphia Supporting Student Reengagement Through Community Schools Model

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Problem: Philadelphia students became disengaged from school in significant numbers over the course of the pandemic. Chronic absenteeism increased dramatically, and the City bolstered their Full-Service Community Schools model in response.

Solution: Philadelphia piloted an attendance-focused approach in their Community Schools, increasing support for schools with the highest rates of chronic absenteeism.

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