Improving Parent Engagement Opportunities For Refugee and Immigrant Families In Early Childhood Programs

| July 3, 2014

A new report has come out from the Migration Policy Institute stressing the importance of reaching out to refugee and immigrant populations to engage parents in Early Childhood programs.

We know the importance of parental involvement, but the Adult Education literacy programs upon which we used to rely to improve literacy in English have been dwindling.  The costs of funding translation services can be beyond the means of most Early Childhood program providers, so new strategies and funding sources need to be developed to make the programs sustainable.

Learn more and download the full report on their website at http://www.migrationpolicy.org/research/immigrant-parents-early-childhood-programs-barriers

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