ECC Website Document Index

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LEGAL
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2011 Press Release for Model School Attendance Review Boards

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A Guide to Truancy Prosecution

AB 1393

AB 167

AB 408

AB 490

AB 669

Addressing the Root Causes of Chronic Absences and Truancy: Developing a Comprehensive Approach to Improving Student Attendance, Academic Engagement & Community Health in Los Angeles County

Agendas of ECC Meetings

A Guide to School Community Best Practices

A Guide to Truancy Prosecution

Alhambra School District (ASD): What is Gateway to Success?

An Even Playing Field: Support for Probation and Foster Youth (Healthy City, February, 2006)

Antelope Valley Union High School District Letter

A report to the Second District of Los Angeles County Juvenile Reentry in Los Angeles County: An Exploration of Strengths, Barriers and Policy Options

ASD: Annual Performance Report February, 2010, Executive Summary

ASD: Gateway to Success Report Card (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

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Baltimore Safe and Sound Campaign Presentation to LA Truancy Task Force, August 9, 2011

Board of Supervisors adoption of the ECC blueprint for action

Board of Supervisors Progress Reports in Implementing ECC Strategic Plan

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CA Education Law Fact Sheets 2010

California College Pathways Foster Youth Educational Planning Guide

California Community College Foster Youth Liaison List

California Foster Youth Education Summit

California Youth Connection Speak Out Report

Centinela Valley Union High School District Letter

Chronic Absence & Attendance Partnership Report — August 9, 2011

City Year Presentation, April, 2011 (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Components of a School-based Approace to Increase Attendence

Council also OKs drop in truancy fines—Daily News, February 22, 2012

County Education Liaisons

County of Los Angeles Probation Department Education Reform Project

Covina-Valley Unified School District Letter

Curfew Ordinance - Discussion and recommendations - 9-13-2011

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Data-Sharing Could Ease 'Back-to-School' for Foster Children (Daily Journal, August 31, 2005)

DCFS Strategies for Addressing Youth Truancy (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Dependency Court Q&A (LA Times, June 3, 2005)

Deputies Prowl the Web for Cyber Bully (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, February 12, 2009)

DFW International Guide to Scholarships for New Americans and Minorities

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Early Childhood Education Data Report: Data on Needs and Resources for Preschool Children Involved with Child Welfare and Probation

Early Childhood Education Report and Recommendations

Early Childhood Education Work Group Report

Eastside Union School District Letter

ECC Annual Report for the Year 2005

ECC Annual Report for the Year 2006

ECC Strategic Plan

Educational Status of Probation Youth Enrolled in Los Angeles County Office of Education Programs

Effective Characteristics of Programs Working to Close the Achievement Gap for At-Risk Youth

El Monte Union High School District Letter

Esperando más de los niños (La Opinion, 20 de febrero de 2006)

Esperando para hijos de crianza (La Opinion, 26 de junio de 2008)

Ex-foster kids no longer alone (LA Daily News, June 25. 2008)

Expecting More: A Blueprint for Raising the Educational Achievement of Foster and Probation Youth

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For Droputs, a Way Back In (LA Times, Dec. 3, 2012)

Foster Care and Education Q&A

Foster Care Education Fact Sheets

Foster Care Learning Curve (Pasadena Weekly, June, 2010)

Foster Youth Numbers by School District, April 2011

Foster Youth Services brochure

Foster Youth Services Workers list

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

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Garvey School District Letter

The Gift of Attendance: Messaging Attendance in the Holiday Season

Gloria Molina Foster Youth Program expands countywide

Gloria Molina Fosters Youth for Improved Graduation Rates (College Enrollment, July, 2009)

Gloria Molina Pilot Education Program (Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, December,2010)

Gloria Molina Pilot Education Program (Whittier Daily News, December, 2010)

Grappling with the Gaps

Guide to School Community Best Practices

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H.R. 6893 Fact Sheet

Helping Your Child Succeed in School: An Education Handbook for Parents and Caregivers of Children and Youth in the Foster Care System

Higher Education Opportunities for Foster Youth: A Primer for Policymakers

Hopes & Hurdles: California Foster Youth and College Financial Aid

High School Credit Recovery Guidelines

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Informal Juvenile Traffic Court Notification Summary

IJTC Documents

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Jefferson High Safety Zone—Metro South Bay Snapshot, August 9, 2011

Judge Groman's Panel of Educational Rights Holders

Juvenile Justice Recommendations

Juvenile probation camps for high school girls to become charter schools (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, December 1, 2008)

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Kennedy Center Accessibility TipSheet: Scholarship and Financial Aid Resources

Keppel Union School District Education Letter

Keys to Creating Standards-based IEPS

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L.A. Civil Rights Organizations Applaud Adoption of School Attendance Reform Recommendations by Education Coordinating Council—ACLU News, February 2, 2012

L.A. County Education Council adopts Multi-Agency Approach to Address Student Attendance—West Ranch Beacon, February 3, 2012

LA County Education Summit Report 2003

LA County Education Summit Report 2004

Lancaster School District Letter

Lenox School District Letter

LAPD Daytime Curfew Notice 2011

LA School Police ticket more than 33,000 students; many are middle schoolers—KPCC Online, April 27, 2012

L.A. Truancy Law Scaled Back—Los Angeles Times, February 23, 2012

LA Truancy Task Force Agendas

LA Truancy Task Force Summaries

LA Truancy Task Force Findings and Recommendations, 2011 - (Draft)

L.A.'s truancy trouble—a fresh look—Los Angeles Times—Opinion, February 19, 2012

LAUSD Board President José Huizar named Chair of the ECC for Los Angeles County (Press Release, January 20, 2005

LAUSD Presentation: JJCPA Annual Report, August 9, 2011

LAUSD Board President José Huizar named Chair of the ECC for Los Angeles County (Press Release, January 20, 2005)

The Legal Center for Foster Care and Education, May, 2009

Lenox School District Letter

Little Lake City School District Letter

Long Beach Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2009

Los Angeles Unified School District Letter

Los Angeles City Attorney's Truancy Prevention Program (one-page)

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Vote to implement anti-bullying plan (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, December 9, 2008)

Los Angeles County District Attorney's Abolish Chronic Truancy (ACT) Manual

Los Angeles County Education Liaisons

Los Angeles County Office of Education Letter

Los Angeles County Office of Education—Title I Transition Counselors List

Los Angeles County Re-entry District Contacts

Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants—iWatch News, February 2, 2012

Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants—Long Beach Post, February 8, 2012

Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants—West Ranch Beacon, February 3, 2012

Los Angeles Unified District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2007

Los Angeles Unified District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2008

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Appendix B, 2006

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Appendix C, 2006

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Preliminary Analysis, 2005

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2006

Los Angeles Unified School District Letter

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Metro South Bay Snapshot: Jefferson High School Safety Zone

Michelle Barritt assigned liaison to the Acton District consultant charged with implementing Project 51 (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, December 30, 2008)

Minute Order Language Addition for Youth under the Jurisdiction of the Department of Children and Family Services

Minutes of ECC Meetings

Minutes of School District Superintendants Meetings

A Model Code on Education and Dignity

Model School Attendance Review Board—Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Press Release, March 8, 2011

Montebello Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2008

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National Blueprint for Reentry

New Report Aims To Address Truancy in LA Schools—Annenberg Digital News, February 2, 2012

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Pasadena Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Appendix B, 2006

Pasadena Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2006

Pasadena Unified School District Letter

Pomona Unified District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2009

Pomona Unified School District Letter

Program Builds School Supports for Foster Pupils (Education Weekly, December, 2010)

Proof of Foster Care Status

Providing Effective Financial Aid Assistance to Students from Foster Care and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

Purpose of the LBUSD Truancy Counseling Center

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Ready to Succeed (Stuart Foundation)

Residential Education: An emerging resource for improving educational outcomes for youth in foster care? (excerpt)

Research on the Educational Experiences of Dependent and Delinquent Youth

Residential Academy Concept Paper

The Role of the District Attorney and ACT (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

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Sample Educational Case Plan from the Youth Development Work Group of the Los Angeles County Education Coordinating Council

Sample Ward of the Court Verification Letter

Components of a School-based Approace to Increase Attendence

SB1317: Approved by the Governor, September 30, 2010

School Attendance Task Force Agendas

School Attendance Task Force Executive Summary, February 2, 2012

School Attendance Task Force Report, February 2, 2012

School Attendance Task Force Summaries

School Attendance Task Force Findings and Recommendations, 2011 - (Draft)

School or the Streets: Crime and California's Drop-out Crisis

School Superintendents Dialogues (Meetings Minutes)

Solving the Data Puzzle: A How To Guide on Collecting and Sharing Information to Improve Educational Outcomes for Children in Out-of-Home Care (LCF&E, May, 2009)

Standing Between the Lockup and a Diploma (LA Times, May 30, 2005)

Stuart Foundation publications

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Task Force Agendas

Task Force Summaries

Task Force Releases Reports Urging LA County to Change Approaches to Student Truancy—Long Beach Post, February 8, 2012

The A, B, C's of Transition and the Independent Living Program

The California Blue Ribbon Commission Final Report

The Role of the District Attorney and ACT (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

The Sycamores NPS Comparison Report

Through Their Eyes: Results of Youth and Adult Caregiver Focus Groups on the Education of Youth in the Foster Care and Probation Systems

Torrance Unified School District Letter

Truancy Law Changes in 2011

Truancy Law/Curfew Ordinance - Discussion and recommendations - 9-13-2011

Truancy Law to Get Revision (Reprint from The Daily News)—Daily Breeze, March 23, 2012

Truancy Law/Tony Cárdenas' Daylight Truancy Motion, 9-16-2011

Truancy Prosecution and Prevention (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Truancy Task Force Agendas

Truancy Task Force Summaries

Truancy Task Force Findings and Recommendations, 2011 - (Draft)

The Truancy Test (op-ed reply by Barbara Latham Lyon (LA Times, October 19, 2013)

Truancy is just a symptom (Ellie Herman column in LA Times, October 13, 2013)

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Ward of the Court Status Verification for those Applying for College

Whittier City School District Letter

Why are LA Schools Getting a Failing Grade?—PBS, Rick Reiff, February 8, 2012

Working to solve LA's truancy problems as a community—KPCC Online, February 2, 2012

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Youth and Family Workspace Centers: A Holistic Approach to Addressing Daytime Curfew Violations

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Youth and Family Workspace Centers: A Holistic Approach to Addressing Daytime Curfew Violations

This is a list of the docu­ments on the ECC web­site by cate­gory. Select a docu­ment and click on it's name. You will be taken to the page where that docu­ment is de­scribed and can be viewed or down­loaded.


ECC

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Agendas, Meetings, and Minutes

Agendas of ECC Meetings

Minutes of ECC Meetings

Minutes of School District Superintendants Meetings

 

Reports and Publications

Board of Supervisors Progress Reports in Implementing ECC Strategic Plan

ECC Annual Report for the Year 2005

ECC Annual Report for the Year 2006

ECC Strategic Plan

Educational Status of Probation Youth Enrolled in Los Angeles County Office of Education Programs

Effective Characteristics of Programs Working to Close the Achievement Gap for At-Risk Youth

Early Childhood Education Data Report: Data on Needs and Resources for Preschool Children Involved with Child Welfare and Probation

Early Childhood Education Report and Recommendations

Early Childhood Education Work Group Report

Expecting More: A Blueprint for Raising the Educational Achievement of Foster and Probation Youth

Research on the Educational Experiences of Dependent and Delinquent Youth

Residential Academy Concept Paper

Sample Educational Case Plan from the Youth Development Work Group of the Los Angeles County Education Coordinating Council

The Sycamores NPS Comparison Report

Through Their Eyes: Results of Youth and Adult Caregiver Focus Groups on the Education of Youth in the Foster Care and Probation Systems

 

Data Match Results

Lancaster School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2009

Long Beach Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2009

Los Angeles Unified District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2007

Los Angeles Unified District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2008

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Appendix B, 2006

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Appendix C, 2006

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Preliminary Analysis, 2005

Los Angeles Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2006

Montebello Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2008

Pasadena Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS—Appendix B, 2006

Pasadena Unified School District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2006

Pomona Unified District Data Match Results with DCFS, 2009

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AB 1393

AB 167

AB 408

AB 490

AB 669

Minute Order Language Addition for Youth under the Jurisdiction of the Department of Children and Family Services

SB1317: Approved by the Governor, September 30, 2010

MEDIA

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An Even Playing Field: Support for Probation and Foster Youth (Healthy City, February, 2006)

Board of Supervisors adoption of the ECC blueprint for action

Data-Sharing Could Ease 'Back-to-School' for Foster Children (Daily Journal, August 31, 2005)

Dependency Court Q&A (LA Times, June 3, 2005)

Deputies Prowl the Web for Cyber Bully (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, February 12, 2009)

Esperando más de los niños (La Opinion, 20 de febrero de 2006)

Esperando para hijos de crianza (La Opinion, 26 de junio de 2008)

Ex-foster kids no longer alone (LA Daily News, June 25. 2008)

Foster Care Learning Curve (Pasadena Weekly, June, 2010)

Gloria Molina Foster Youth Program expands countywide

Gloria Molina Fosters Youth for Improved Graduation Rates (College Enrollment, July, 2009)

Gloria Molina Pilot Education Program (Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, December,2010)

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Gloria Molina Pilot Education Program (Whittier Daily News, December, 2010)

Juvenile probation camps for high school girls to become charter schools (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, December 1, 2008)

LAUSD Board President José Huizar named Chair of the ECC for Los Angeles County (Press Release, January 20, 2005)

The Legal Center for Foster Care and Education, May, 2009

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Vote to implement anti-bullying plan (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, December 9, 2008)

Michelle Barritt assigned liaison to the Acton District consultant charged with implementing Project 51 (The Signal, Santa Clarita Valley, December 30, 2008)

Program Builds School Supports for Foster Pupils (Education Weekly, December, 2010)

Residential Education: An emerging resource for improving educational outcomes for youth in foster care? (excerpt)

Solving the Data Puzzle: A How To Guide on Collecting and Sharing Information to   Improve Educational Outcomes for Children in Out-of-Home Care (LCF&E, May, 2009)

Standing Between the Lockup and a Diploma (LA Times, May 30, 2005)

The Truancy Test (op-ed reply by Barbara Latham Lyon (LA Times, October 19, 2013)

Truancy is just a symptom (Ellie Herman column in LA Times, October 13, 2013)

NON-ECC REPORTS

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A report to the Second District of Los Angeles County Juvenile Reentry in Los Angeles County: An Exploration of Strengths, Barriers and Policy Options

California Foster Youth Education Summit

California Youth Connection Speak Out Report

County of Los Angeles Probation Department Education Reform Project

Grappling with the Gaps (Stuart Foundation)

Helping Your Child Succeed in School: An Education Handbook for Parents and Caregivers of Children and Youth in the Foster Care System

Higher Education Opportunities for Foster Youth: A Primer for Policymakers

Hopes & Hurdles: California Foster Youth and College Financial Aid

Juvenile Justice Recommendations

Keys to Creating Standards-based IEPS

LA County Education Summit Report 2003

LA County Education Summit Report 2004

National Blueprint for Reentry

Providing Effective Financial Aid Assistance to Students from Foster Care and Unaccompanied Homeless Youth

Ready to Succeed (Stuart Foundation)

School or the Streets: Crime and California's Drop-out Crisis

Stuart Foundation publications

The ABC's of Transition and the Independent Living Program

The California Blue Ribbon Commission Final Report

Youth in the Los Angeles County Juvenile Justice System: Current Conditions and Possible Directions for Change

TOOLS

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AB 490 Letters

Antelope Valley Union High School District Letter

Centinela Valley Union High School District Letter

Covina-Valley Unified School District Letter

Eastside Union School District Letter

El Monte Union High School District Letter

Garvey School District Letter

Keppel Union School District Education Letter

Lancaster School District Letter

Lenox School District Letter

Little Lake City School District Letter

Long Beach Unified School District Letter

Los Angeles Unified School District Letter

Los Angeles County Office of Education Letter

Los Angeles County Office of Education—Title I Transition Counselors List

Pasadena Unified School District Letter

Pomona Unified School District Letter

Torrance Unified School District Letter

Whittier City School District Letter

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Other Tools

CA Education Law Fact Sheets 2010

California College Pathways Foster Youth Educational Planning Guide

California Community College Foster Youth Liaison List

County Education Liaisons

DFW International Guide to Scholarships for New Americans and Minorities

Foster Care and Education Q&A

Foster Care Education Fact Sheets

Foster Youth Services brochure

Foster Youth Services Workers list

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

High School Credit Recovery Guidelines

H.R. 6893 Fact Sheet

Judge Groman's Panel of Educational Rights Holders

Kennedy Center Accessibility TipSheet: Scholarship and Financial Aid Resources

Los Angeles County Re-entry District Contacts

Los Angeles County Education Liaisons

Proof of Foster Care Status

Sample Ward of the Court Verification Letter

Ward of the Court Status Verification for those Applying for College

SATF

All SATF related documents are on the SATF Library page. The entries under the SATF category will go directly to those individual documents.

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2011 Press Release for Model School Attendance Review Boards

A Guide to School Community Best Practices

A Guide to Truancy Prosecution

Addressing the Root Causes of Chronic Absences and Truancy: Developing a Comprehensive Approach to Improving Student Attendance, Academic Engagement & Community Health in Los Angeles County

Alhambra School District (ASD): What is Gateway to Success?

ASD: Annual Performance Report February, 2010, Executive Summary

ASD: Gateway to Success Report Card (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Baltimore Safe and Sound Campaign Presentation to LA Truancy Task Force, August 9, 2011

Chronic Absence & Attendance Partnership Report — August 9, 2011

City Year Presentation, April, 2011 (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Components of a School-based Approace to Increase Attendence

Council also OKs drop in truancy fines—Daily News, February 22, 2012

DCFS Strategies for Addressing Youth Truancy (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Foster Youth Numbers by School District, April 2011

Informal Juvenile Traffic Court Notification Summary

LAPD Daytime Curfew Notice 2011

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For Droputs, a Way Back In (LA Times, Dec. 3, 2012)

Foster Youth Numbers by School District, April 2011

The Gift of Attendance: Messaging Attendance in the Holiday Season

Guide to School Community Best Practices

Jefferson High Safety Zone—Metro South Bay Snapshot, August 9, 2011

Los Angeles City Attorney's Truancy Prevention Program (one-page)

L.A. Civil Rights Organizations Applaud Adoption of School Attendance Reform Recommendations by Education Coordinating Council—ACLU News, February 2, 2012

L.A. County Education Council adopts Multi-Agency Approach to Address Student Attendance—West Ranch Beacon, February 3, 2012

Los Angeles County District Attorney's Abolish Chronic Truancy (ACT) Manual

LA School Police ticket more than 33,000 students; many are middle schoolers—KPCC Online, April 27, 2012

Los Angeles report: Limit suspensions, don't fine truants—iWatch News, February 2, 2012

L.A. Truancy Law Scaled Back—Los Angeles Times, February 23, 2012

L.A.'s truancy trouble—a fresh look—Los Angeles Times—Opinion, February 19, 2012

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LAUSD Presentation: JJCPA Annual Report, August 9, 2011

Metro South Bay Snapshot: Jefferson High School Safety Zone

A Model Code on Education and Dignity

Model School Attendance Review Board—Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Press Release, March 8, 2011

New Report Aims To Address Truancy in LA Schools—Annenberg Digital News, February 2, 2012

Purpose of the LBUSD Truancy Counseling Center

School Attendance Task Force Executive Summary, February 2, 2012

School Attendance Task Force Report, February 2, 2012

SB1317: Approved by the Governor, September 30, 2010

The Role of the District Attorney and ACT (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Task Force Releases Reports Urging LA County to Change Approaches to Student Truancy—Long Beach Post, February 8, 2012Truancy Law Changes in 2011

Truancy Law/Curfew Ordinance - Discussion and recommendations - 9-13-2011

Truancy Law to Get Revision (Reprint from The Daily News)—Daily Breeze, March 23, 2012

Truancy Law/Tony Cárdenas' Daylight Truancy Motion, 9-16-2011

Truancy Prosecution and Prevention (Online PowerPoint Presentation)

Why are LA Schools Getting a Failing Grade?—PBS, Rick Reiff, February 8, 2012

Working to solve LA's truancy problems as a community—KPCC Online, February 2, 2012

Youth and Family Workspace Centers: A Holistic Approach to Addressing Daytime Curfew Violations

 

Meetings

Task Force Agendas

Task Force Summaries

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