This KnowledgeBase archive includes content and external links that were accurate and relevant as of September 30, 2019.
The Migrant Education KnowledgeBase supports educators associated with migrant education programs. It offers information about migrant education programs, regulations, and resources to help educators support the academic success of migrant students.
Task 3: Conduct a Comprehensive Needs Assessment
Guideline:As noted by the Office of Migrant Education, "Under Title I, Part C, Education of Migratory Children as amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB), State educational agencies (SEA) must deliver and evaluate Migrant Education Program (MEP)-funded services to migratory children based on a State plan that reflects the results of a current statewide comprehensive needs assessment." Educators involved with migrant programs need to be aware of their state's comprehensive needs assessment and its local application.