ERIC Number: ED218041
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Title I ESEA Migrant Education: State Annual Evaluation Report, Fiscal Year 1981 (School Year 1980-81).
Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.
The report reviews Idaho's Migrant Education Program, which served 6,786 migrant children in programs hosted by 33 districts during the regular term and 3,302 children in summer schools in 28 locations. Following a listing of national and state goals for migrant education is a summary of specific objectives stated in the State Plan, strategies used to attain these objectives, and the progress made in achieving the project goals. A narrative section provides an overview of the program, identification and recruitment efforts, the Migrant Student Record Transfer System, regular and summer school instructional program, the Migrant Education Resource Center, staff development, program evaluation, intrastate and interstate program coordination, information dissemination, and three special projects (Parent Advisory Council Handbook, Testing and Evaluation Committee, and Secondary Credit Accrual). Recommendations cover such areas as staff development, program continuity, the Skills Information System, parent involvement, and program evaluation. Appendices include tabular data on regular and summer term enrollments, home base frequency, home visitations, student and staff language dominance, geographic location of projects, arrival and departure schedule, and pupil growth by project performance objectives; plus Idaho migrant eligibility sample form, and the agendas and evaluations of various state education agency and Migrant Education Resource Center workshops. (NQA)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Cooperative Programs, Coordination, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment, Family School Relationship, Migrant Education, Migrant Programs, Parent Participation, Program Effectiveness, Resource Centers, Staff Development, State Government, State Programs, Student Recruitment, Summer Programs, Workshops
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Idaho State Dept. of Education, Boise.
Identifiers - Location: Idaho