Participants will be given the results of a Mediation Program that has:
Increased Student Attendance 98%
Increased overall academic performance 99%
Increased Parent involvement 62%
The presenters will explain each component of the program in detail with examples of forms and procedures. Participants will also be given an opportunity to ask questions about the pitfalls and barriers associated with setting up a Truancy Mediation program. Participants will also be given an opportunity to ask the lead Mediator and Project Director questions about their personal experiences what worked and what didn't.