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0000017d-2122-dd26-adfd-e56710b50000The New Classroom is a special reporting series, supported by The Walton Family Foundation, exploring the struggles, changes and innovations in education during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can find reports in this series listed below.

NWA Education Service Coop Tracks and Tutors Migrant Students

J. Froelich
Jonathan Warren stands beside a source materials archive a the Northwest Arkansas Education Cooperative in Farmington.

Children of seasonal migrant workers in Arkansas enrolled in public schools are eligible under a federal migrant education program to receive supplemental instruction and special support services. Northwest Arkansas Education Service Cooperative's newly-hired migrant student specialist is tasked with overseeing the program in districts with migrant student populations.

Jacqueline Froelich is an investigative reporter and news producer for Ozarks at Large.
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