Migrant Farmworker Students & Families
Educators who work with migrant farmworker students have a unique opportunity to make a significant difference for their students, even if they only work together for a short time. Learn more about the challenges that face migrant students and how to provide them with opportunities for success from these resources featuring essential background information, classroom strategies, recommended books, and a list of related migrant education programs.
For more teaching ideas, see our classroom resource page on César Chávez.
Image credit: Association of Farmworker Opportunity Programs.
The migrant education program
Students with limited native language literacy
Reading instruction for beginner ELLs
Gathering information for students who don’t have school records
In Their Own Words: Video Clips on Migrant Students
Books and Booklists
Language: Chinese, Korean, Spanish