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Attendance Matters – Mentoring Helps!

This September, Seedling will join organizations all over the country in recognizing Attendance Awareness Month. Chronic absence, the missing of 10% or more of a school year, is an indicator of both poor school performance and an early indicator of dropping … Continue reading

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Attendance Awareness

This September, the Seedling Foundation will join organizations all over the country in recognizing Attendance Awareness Month. Chronic absence, the missing of 10% or more of a school year, is an indicator of both poor school performance and an early … Continue reading

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Mentors Ask, “Am I Making A Difference?”

“He remembers what we talk about.” This simple statement is the profound summation of the impact one child’s mentor has had this year, as reported by one of the Seedling mentees who participated in our annual evaluation. Each spring, Seedling … Continue reading

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