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Register Today for this Great PL Opportunity!

If students are going to be successful in school, they first have to be there!

  • Gain practical strategies to monitor & address student absenteeism across all grade levels
  • Learn to effectively analyze attendance data, prioritize resources, and implement school-wide procedures to improve attendance of ALL students
  • Prepare to use function-based approaches to design and implement effective intervention plans for individual students



(includes lunch)

Virtual Sites
(lunch not included)

SWP Members:

Teams of 1-4: $125/person
Teams of 5-9: $115/person
Teams of 10+: $105/person

Non Members: $140/person

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Non Members:



VIRTUAL SITES: Colby, Newton, Kaw Valley, Smoky Hill ESC Salina 


7:45 AM - 8:15 AM Check-In/Registration & Refreshments
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM Welcome & Introduction
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Jessica Sprick, Addressing Absenteeism & Truancy
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM Lunch Break
12:15 PM - 2:30 PM Jessica Sprick, Addressing Absenteeism & Truancy


Recommended Reading
from Dr. Randy Sprick and Jessica Sprick

Absenteeism & Truancy:
Interventions & Universal Procedures

by William Jenson, Ph.D, Dr. Randy Sprick, Ph.D and Jessica Sprick, M.S

Click on the book cover to purchase the book from our Amazon affiliate store.






About Jessica Sprick:


Jessica Sprick began teaching as a special education teacher for students with emotional behavioral needs and later became a Dean of Students at the middle school level. Her practical experience in schools with positive behavior support techniques drives her passion to help school personnel develop and implement effective behavioral and academic approaches.

She is a co-author of Functional Behavior Assessment of Absenteeism & Truancy (FBAAT) and Absenteeism and Truancy: Interventions and Universal Procedures, and the soon to be released Foundations: A Proactive and Positive Behavior Support System (3rd Edition), Functional Behavior Assessment of Bullying, and Bullying: Universal Procedures and Interventions.

Jessica is a writer and trainer for Safe and Civil Schools.


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