Labor and Economic Opportunity
Attendance Coaches AmeriCorps Program
AmeriCorps members with the Detroit Public Schools Community District (DPSCD) will address the issue of chronic absenteeism and help increase attendance. AmeriCorps members will be responsible for assisting the Attendance Teams and Office of Culture Climate and Alternative Program with the reducing the district's overall chronic absenteeism percentage. In addition, the AmeriCorps members will leverage 1,000 volunteers to support the work of each attendance team. This program will focus on improving overall student attendance behaviors in each DPSCD school.
Detroit Public Schools Community District
3011 W. Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48202
Program Director: Meaghan Gorski