Barriers to School Attendance in Foster Care

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Veronica Engel Anjanette Wells

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By Veronica Engel, Social Work


Advisor: Anjanette Wells


Presentation ID: PM_A07


Abstract: This presentation looks at a study done to determine what the main barriers to a foster child's school attendance are and the main contributors to foster care truancy problems by questioning foster parent's of school aged children about what they perceive to be the largest difficulties they face with their foster children's school attendance.

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PM Poster Session -- Great Hall -- A: Social Justice & Social Well-Being