ERIC Number: ED124326
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Mar-13
Four Reports from the Annual Eastern Regional Migrant Education Conference (4th, Greensboro, North Carolina, March 13-16, 1973). (1) State Coordinators Meeting, (2) Pre-K and Kindergarten, (3) Interstate Migrant Project for Elementary School Children, and (4) Interstate Proposal Considerations--Secondary Personnel.
Migrant coordinators from 21 Eastern Stream States attended the Eastern Regional Migrant Education Conference. These four reports briefly summarize the: State coordinators meeting, discussions on pre-K and kindergarten, Interstate Migrant Project for elementary school children, Bilingual Migrant Project, and interstate proposal considerations as identified by the participants. Among the topics covered are the: audit findings and recommendations; National Program Guidelines; migrant program funding and assessment; standardized reporting procedures; regional parent advisory committees; current status of the Migrant Student Record Transfer System; Interstate Migrant Project's goals, objectives, and activities (i.e., staff development, social studies, and reading, language, and math skills); early childhood project development, parental involvement or "Homestart", inservice training, and program guidelines; and Bilingual Migrant Project's objectives, activities, and evaluation. Some of the interstate proposal considerations involve needs, goals, objectives, program areas, facilities, personnel needs and duties, uses of special equipment, major curriculum materials, supportive services, evaluation instruments, dissemination of information, selection of migrants, parent's role, interstate visitation, and beginning and ending dates. (NQ)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A