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Document Number: 9239

Truancy and Habitual Truancy: Examples of State Definitions PDF - For the most part, compulsory attendance laws do not specify the number of times a student must be truant before sanctions (also part of the compulsory attendance laws) are enforced. This ECS StateNote provides examples of states where truancy and habitual truancy are defined at the state level. (Dinah Frey, Education Commission of the States, April 2011)...
Author: Dinah Frey
Publication: StateNote
Publisher: Education Commission of the States


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