F-5. Augmenting ID&R via Building Rapport with Growers, Schools, and Community Agencies

Increasing identification and recruitment (ID&R) can be difficult, especially for smaller programs with limited resources. In this session you will learn from the tribulations and successes of state-level recruiters. They will recount the frustrations and joys of their experiences in building rapport with growers, schools, and community agencies in order to increase ID&R and services to families and out-of-school youth. You will be provided with specific tips and strategies on building a network for assuring improved ID&R efforts and services to students.

Jennifer Almeda, State MEP Director (jmalmeda@ed.sc.gov)
Bruce Wright, Recruiting Coordinator (bwright@ed.sc.gov)
South Carolina Migrant Education Program

Location - Bayside II