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Absenteeism dropped and parents became more involved after Texas elementary-school principal Derrick Conley focused on collaborating and building relationships within the school community. “For me and my staff, growth is a process, and we will close the gap with what we have put in place — love, relationship, respect, hard work, and then growth,” he asserts.

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