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King County Superior Court Truancy Reduction Demonstration Project

Award Information

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2005, $75,000)

The National Center for School Engagement will continue to gather and analyze outcome-based data on the effectiveness of the attendance workshops and court-based case management. The specific goals of the program are to devlop sustainabilty plans for the truancy prevention and intervention strategies. Additionally the project will develop various media stategies and develop workshops that include cultural and age specific approaches. The project will disseminate best practices and analyze data regarding the efficacy of attendance workshops, truancy boards, and case managers so this information can be used to direct the implementation of continued best practices. These measures will be reported to OJJDP.CA/NCF

Date Created: September 22, 2005