Definition of 'truancy'
Example sentences containing 'truancy'
The Sun (2009)
To tackle truancy effectively conventional education must be complemented with more informal learning methods.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
HUNDREDS of parents were left terrified after a school truancy alert wrongly reported their children missing.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
These countries do not appear to suffer truancy or antisocial behaviour on anything like the scale that is seen in the UK.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The government will pay local councils 4,000 a family if they reduce truancy, youth crime and antisocial behaviour or put parents back to work.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
In other measures, he calls for schools to use new technology to tackle truancy - by sending texts or emails to alert parents of absent pupils.The Sun (2008)
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