Migrant division attends educational fair at Mexican Consulate

Today, the Migrant division of Multilingual Programs was present for the second time at the monthly Educational Fair hosted by the Consulate General of Mexico in Houston.

Imelda Alvarado, recruiter of the program, spoke with the community about how the division helps migrant students overcome the challenges of mobility and cultural and language barriers associated with a migratory lifestyle.  “It was a successful day from 8 a.m. to 12 noon were we handed out 75 program brochures and presented the program’s benefits and how students that participate are able to succeed in school and transition to post-secondary education or employment.”

On June 5th, the consulate will host another educational fair.

División Migrante asiste a feria educativa en el consulado mexicano

Hoy, la división Migrante del departamento de Programas Multilingües hizo presencia, por senguda vez, en la Feria Educativa Mensual organizada por el Consulado General de México en Houston.

Imelda Alvarado, reclutadora del programa, habló con la comunidad sobre cómo la división ayuda a estudiantes migrantes a superar los retos de movilidad y barreras culturales y lingüísticas asociadas con un estilo de vida migratorio. “Fue una jornada muy exitosa de 8 de la mañana a 12 del mediodía donde distribuímos 75 folletos, presentamos los beneficios del programa y explicamos cómo los estudiantes que participan tienen éxito en la escuela y en su transición a la educación superior o vida laboral”.

El 5 de junio, el consulado llevará a cabo otra feria educativa.

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