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Attendance Teachers

Attendance teachers are responsible for making sure individual students attend school and informing the school of any emerging attendance trends or issues. They work with parents, schools and city agencies to find solutions to a child’s attendance problem.

Chapter Representatives

Chapter Leader

Alternate Chapter Leaders

  • Lilian Baron
  • Daisy Rodriguez

Delegate Assembly delegates

  • Charles Dickens III
  • Taj Graham
  • Marion Marcovitz
  • Daniel Perez

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What's New

2021 Attendance Teacher Chapter elections

The following email was sent to all attendance teachers from UFT Elections Coordinator Yasmin Colon on Thursday, March 18.

UFT functional chapters

Functional chapters are so named because what unites these student-support professionals is their function. Their common bond is the job performed rather than a worksite or a school. The chapters were formed to allow these UFT members with common...

What I do: Kenneth McLaughlin, attendance teacher

Attendance teachers ensure that students and their families have the support they need so students attend school every day or participate using technology during this remote-learning period.

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