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  • Recognizing student success

    Recognizing student success

    By Continuing and Innovative Education
    Published: March 26, 2012

    To mark the Migrant Student Program’s 25th anniversary, watch 2006 Student of the Year Alexis Fernandez discuss the program’s impact on his life.

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      Alma said on June 30, 2012 at 10:42 a.m.
      Congratulations Alexis! My mom was a migrant worker and had to begin working in third grade. She got her GED when I was in 7th grade. Education was my parents primary goal! Hook'em '88!
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      Rose T said on May 11, 2012 at 9:19 a.m.
      Yeh, I wish you well, I'm in the Ninth grade, and working to get my education, I'm not a migrant worker, but I'm in CPS. So school is hard, being moved alot. You give me hope.. Thanks.
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