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ERIC Number: ED356106
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 32
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
[Parent Resources for Involvement in Migrant Education (PRIME): Information Sources.]
BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center, Geneseo, NY.
This bilingual document stresses the importance of migrant parents being involved in their children's education and discusses ways for parents to help their children succeed in school. It provides information about migrant education and the various programs available for migrant children. The document covers the following topics: (1) important papers parents should carry with them that are necessary for applying for social services and enrolling children in school; (2) encouraging children to learn math and science; (3) the importance of sharing family culture and traditions with children; (4) helping a child adjust in a new school; (5) helping with homework; (6) the Migrant Student Record Transfer System (MSRTS); (7) parents' rights and responsibilities; (8) the importance of participating in parent-teacher conferences; (9) available programs for out-of-school youth; (10) the importance of reading at home and visiting local libraries; (11) an overview of child development stages; (12) planning for college; (13) the importance of dental care; and (14) encouraging children's talents. (LP)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: EnglishSpanish
Sponsor: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Bureau of Migrant Education.; Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: BOCES Geneseo Migrant Center, Geneseo, NY.