A new school year always brings renewed attention to attendance for campuses across Central Texas. To help school district partners refresh their 2022-23 plans, E3 Alliance and ACE Task Force members supplemented the ACE School Toolkit with new documents for school staff and families. More than 25 resources are free to download and tailor to district and campus branding. Take a look at the latest additions and visit ACE for full access.
Central Texas Family Support Services Resource Guide is a comprehensive list of shelters, mental health resources, financial assistance, food assistance, and much more that staff can share with families.
Communication Tip and Script Suggestions for Engaging Families outlines common phrases in English and Spanish to help staff bridge the conversation with families.
I’m Not a Teacher – How Can I Have a Positive Impact on Attendance outlines some of the ways staff members can play an instrumental role. Thanks to Del Valle ISD for sharing!
ACE Campaign Poster is a captivating 8.5×11” advertisement for displaying around campus to promote the message of attending, committing, and engaging in the school year.
Special thanks to Austin, Del Valle, Elgin, Hays, Hutto, Lockhart, Manor, Pflugerville, Round Rock, and Seguin school districts along with The University of Texas at Austin for participating in the ACE Task Force.
New members are encouraged to join. Contact Carrie Tawil, Student & Family Engagement Specialist, for more details.