ERIC Number: ED209032
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Migrant Education Program Title I, Elementary and Secondary Education Act: Overview Report.
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
An overview of the Title I Migrant Education Program is provided through summaries of its legislative history, program administration and management, Title I Local Projects/Title I Migrant Education Projects, program goals and objectives, instructional services, supportive services, Migrant Student Record Transfer System (MSRTS), formulas for computing grant amounts, and mechanisms for parental involvement. A statistical summary is included, indicating participation (49 states, Puerto Rico, and Washington, D. C.), appropriations ($245,000,000 in fiscal year 1981), participating local educational agencies (3,000) and school projects (16,000), and children served (522,000). Attached are: a fact sheet describing Title I purposes, programs, scope, project approval, participation, special emphasis, and associated legislation; and a FY (fiscal year) 1981 report on migratory children, reviewing the MSRTS, the California Mini-Corps Program, interstate initiatives, and the Skills Information System. (NEC)
Descriptors: Educational Legislation, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Aid, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Funding Formulas, Interstate Programs, Migrant Education, Migrant Programs, Parent Participation, Program Administration, Program Descriptions, Social Services, State Programs, Statistical Data
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act Title I