Infographic: When school employees are absent

By: | April 28, 2016

Districts spend over $25 billion annually on teacher absences, and consistent absences negatively impact student achievement, past studies have shown.

“What’s the Real Story on K-12 Employee Absences” a January report from Frontline Research & Learning Institute, examined teacher and classified staff (such as aides and administrative assistants) absence data during that month from 4,776 education organizations, including 4,450 public districts.