ERIC Number: ED356924
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Mar-18
Reference Count: N/A
Finding Migrant Children in New Jersey.
New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton.
This pamphlet was designed to answer questions frequently asked about the participation of migrant children in the Title I/Migrant Education Program in New Jersey. It discusses local school districts' strategies for identifying migrant students and how migrant children are defined. The pamphlet also covers: (1) employment considered temporary or seasonal work in agricultural, food processing, and the fishing industry; (2) interstate and intrastate classification of migrant children; (3) procedures for validating migrant students program eligibility; (4) student data in the Migrant Student Record Transfer System; (5) how local education agencies can apply for Title I/Migrant Education funds; and (6) educational responsibilities of the New Jersey Migrant Education Program and local migrant education projects. (LP)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton.
Identifiers - Location: New Jersey
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Consolidation Improvement Act Chapter 1