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Inmensa Minoría

ALAS School Absenteeism

ALAS School Absenteeism


One of the things that can affect more the academic development of children is school absenteeism. That’s what it tells us in this new episode of “Wings of Love”, Belitza Contreras de León, a worker of the School District 131 Of East Aurora, Illinois.

She tells Elsa Prado that her job is to serve as a bridge between families and the school to try to reduce the rate of truancy.

(Podcast is in Spanish)

“Alas de Amor” is a program led by Elsa Prado and focused on the prevention of Child Abuse. Listen to this program on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:30 p.m.