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Police on patrol in three German airports have launched investigations into 20 families that pulled their children out of school to go on vacation. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Wyoming, one in three Native students are what's considered "chronically absent." Educators on the Wind River Indian Reservation say that's a major factor holding back student achievement. Karl Gehring/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Wyoming Schools Get Poor Report Card For Native American Absenteeism

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Want To Make A School Better? Get Kids To Show Up

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