This material explores approaches to managing and improving adult students’ short term and long term attendance. Among the issues considered are different types of attendance policies and ways to administer them, establishing and maintaining relationships with students, and using tough love and flexibility in attendance counseling.

Overview and Planning Materials:
Session 1 Presentation– Managing, Improving Students’ Attendance (.ppt)
Session 2 Presentation- Managing, Improving Student Attendance (.ppt)
Approaches to Managing Attendance Summary (.doc)
Managing Attendance Sample Scenarios (.doc)
Managing Attendance Classroom Environments and Practices (.doc)

Sample Exercises and Student Activities:
Sample Attendance Policy 1 (.doc)
Sample Attendance Policy 2 (.pdf)
Sample Attendance Policy 3 (.doc)
Sample Attendance Policy 4 (.doc)
Managing Attendance Action-Plan Activities (.doc)