ERIC Number: ED360139
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Personnel Training for Parents, Preschoolers, and Professionals: Working with Young Children from Migrant Families. Burning Issues Series.
Carr, Mary E., Ed.; Morse, Susan C.
This information packet contains five papers related to personnel training in migrant early childhood education: (1) "Personnel Training-an Interstate Coordination Committee Report," by Mary E. Carr and Susan C. Morse, the longest of the papers, provides an overview of the best personnel practices and a discussion of training needs of migrant preschool education personnel; (2) "Together, We Can Do It!" lists vital practices for supporting and nurturing staff and families as identified by an Even Start staff; (3) "Building Bridges" describes a home-based program for migrant preschoolers and the training of its staff; (4) "Going Some Place? Career Ladders in Migrant Education," by Susan C. Morse, suggests ways to develop a career ladder for migrants in the field of education; and (5) "Cultural Fine Tuning: Tips for Home Visitors" (Susan C. Morse) offers suggestions for avoiding culture conflict when working with migrant families in their homes. The packet also lists resources for staff training. (KS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
Authoring Institution: National Preschool Coordination Project, San Diego, CA.
Note: Prepared by the Ad Hoc Committee on Training.