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The Title I, Part C-Migrant Education Program (MEP) provides instructional and support services to meet the unique needs of Migratory children (ages 3-21). These students face unique challenges posed by frequent moves as they travel with their families across multiple school districts and states to engage in agricultural and/or fishing activities. Florida has the fifth largest migratory student population in the nation.

The Title I, Part C-Migrant Education Program (MEP) provides instructional and support services to meet the unique needs of migratory children (ages 3-21). These students face unique challenges posed by frequent moves as they travel with their families across multiple school districts and states to engage in agricultural and/or fishing activities. Florida has the fifth largest migratory student population in the nation. Our school districts are prepared to accommodate the unique needs of the migratory population.

The MEP can offer a variety of free educational services to eligible migratory students to help them overcome the challenges of a migratory lifestyle. Examples of possible services include, but are not limited to:

All services and expenditures must align with the Florida Department of Education’s Every Student Succeeds Act State Plan as well as the Florida Migrant Education Program State Service Delivery Plan. These plans outline the goals and strategies the FDOE has prioritized for its Federal programs, including the MEP.

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Migrant Education Program