ERIC Number: ED238599
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
Promising Practices. Migrant Child Education - Region II.
Migrant Child Education--Region II, Oroville, CA.
Descriptions of 15 programs developed by Migrant Child Education - Region II in northern California are presented. The programs are primarily for migrant secondary students, migrant families, and migrant teachers. Programs intended to meet the special needs of secondary students include: (1) a paraprofessional school advisor program; (2) a microcomputer-based system for keeping track of students' progress; (3) a health career project in which students work as medical assistants in a health clinic; (4) an evening program based on the 4-H club model; and (5) two summer programs which provide college experience. An additional summer project involves upper elementary grade students in health and fitness activities. Programs designed to assist the whole family include a migrant services aide program, two programs which provide educational opportunities for families, and a 4-H club for junior high school students and their families. Two programs for training teachers in English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction are described as well as an ESL program for migrant students in small districts. The final entry describes a human development program for staff, students, and parents. (DC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Migrant Child Education--Region II, Oroville, CA.