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 Title I, Part C Education of Migratory Children


  

About Migrant Education

The Migrant Education Program (MEP) is a federally funded program designed to support comprehensive educational programs for migrant children to help reduce the educational disruption and other problems that result from repeated moves.

For more detailed information about our program, please click here

For additional information such as program resources and additional helpful links, please visit the Georgia MEP Helpful Links section to the right.

Follow us on Twitter @GeorgiaMEP​ to get access to current news, updates and all-things migrant happening across the state.

2015 Georgia MEP State Conference 

2015 GaMEP State Conference Presentations Download (zip file)​ 

The 2015 Georgia MEP Conference will take place on Wednesday, December 2 and Thursday, December 3 at the Macon Marriott City Center. This year's theme is "Moving Migrant Students Forward". At this event, migrant staff, school districts, educators, community partners and other stakeholders from across the state will collaborate to exchange ideas, strategies and best practices for serving the educational needs of migrant children and youth in Georgia. Make sure to save the date!

What:   2015 Georgia Migrant Education Program Conference

When:  December 2-3, 2015

Where: Macon Marriott City Center
             240 Coliseum Dr​, Macon, GA 31217​
             (478) 621-5300

Registration: Click HERE to complete your conference registration

Lodging: Click HERE to make your hotel reservation before November 1

Agenda: Click HERE to download conference agenda

Interested in Presenting at the 2015 Georgia MEP State Conference? Please click the link below to submit an official request for presentation:
2015 Georgia MEP State Conference - Request for Presentation Form

New Employees & Contracted Personnel

​2015-2016 Georgia MEP Project Planning

The following links below will help your district get started on the 2015-2016 Georgia MEP project planning as part of the Georgia Continuous Improvement Cycle (GCIC): ​
FY16 Project Planning Webinar: CLICK HERE​
FY16 CNA Profile Online Form: CLICK HERE​
FY16 Implementation Plan Observation Form: CLICK HERE​

2013-2014 Statewide Program Evaluation Report

The most recent 2013–2014 statewide evaluation report has been conducted and completed by the Georgia MEP. As per OME guidelines, this report was created in order to gauge effective project planning practices as well as academic and supplemental services provided to meet the needs of migrant children and youth at the local district level. ​You may access and download the 2013-2014 Statewide Evaluation Report HERE​

2014 Georgia Migrant Education Program Conference

The 2014 Georgia MEP Conference will take place on Wednesday, December 10 and Thursday, December 11 at the Macon Marriott City Center. This year's theme is "Harvesting . This year's theme is "Harvesting sure to save the date!

VSU Hosted College Day Experience for Migrant High School Student​

VALDOSTA – Valdosta State University hosted approximately 170 migrant students and family members for a College Day Experience program Saturday, Oct. 18.​​ Click here to continue to article.​

Georgia Migrant Education Program Consortium

The Georgia MEP is pleased to introduce the Georgia Migrant Education program Consortium in partnership with Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) in Tifiton. ABAC’s Migrant Education Consortium Program currently serves eligible Migrant students (ages 3 – 22) in Georgia’s non-direct funded counties. The goal is to assure that all eligible Migrant students are receiving appropriate supplemental services to reach their academic potential.​


 

​Please click on the image above to visit their site (link also available from Georgia MEP Helpful Links​)

Georgia MEP Publications Page Now Available!

The Georgia MEP is proud to announce our new publications page. In there, you will find numerous publication resources completely free for printing and distribution by districts and stakeholders of the Georgia MEP. Please visit our publications page at Georgia MEP Publications​.

2013 Georgia MEP Summer Programs

Summer programs are a pivotal element of Migrant Education Program (MEP)supplemental services. The summer time provides immense opportunities to extend learning and bridge any gaps caused by high mobility patterns and academic disruption during the regular school year. Additionally, services dedicated to out-of-school youth and dropouts increase during this time, providing a pathway for project plans from local educational agencies, community organizations, post-secondary Summer programs are a pivotal element of Migrant Education Program (MEP)supplemental services. The summer time provides immense opportunities to extend learning and bridge any gaps caused by high mobility patterns and academic disruption during the regular school year. Additionally, services dedicated to out-of-school youth and dropouts increase during this time, providing a pathway for project plans from local educational agencies, community organizations, post-secondary

2013 Statewide CNA/SDP Report Now Available!

After months of hard work​ with our stakeholders, migrant parents and other agencies statewide, we have finally completed the new Comprehensive Needs Assessment (CNA) and Service Delivery Plan (SDP) report. You may access the complete report by clicking here​ or by visiting the Georgia MEP Program Information page on the link to the right.​

 

 

The Georgia Migrant Education Program is The Georgia Migrant Education Program is on Twitter!

Follow the Georgia Migrant Education Program @GeorgiaMEP on Twitter to get access to current news, updates and all-things migrant happening across the state.

Visit our twitter page at https://twitter.com/Georgiamep​​

Click here to access the news and Highlights Archive

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 Contact Information

 

​John Wight
Program Manager
Migrant Education and Refugee Programs
Phone: 404-463-1857
Cell: 404-821-9741
Fax: 770-408-4202
Email: jwight@doe.k12.ga.us​​

 

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