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2016 ID&R Statewide Training Event - Recap

The ID&R Office hosted a statewide training in Orlando, FL on April 19-20, 2016. Over 140 attendees representing 26 LOAs, the State MEP office, FMIP, USF HEP/CAMP, New York MEP, and community organizations. The event featured presentations on re-interviews, temporary employment, recruiter training, eligibility determinations, COE and OSY Profile completion, immigration updates, human trafficking concerns, HEP/CAMP & OSY services, and OSY advocacy tools.

APRIL 19-20, 2016

To view the materials for each presentation, click on the individual document title. All files in are PDF format.

Tuesday, April 19

9:00 - 10:00 am - Opening Session

Official Welcome by Jay Rembert, Migrant Education Program Interim State Director

Welcome by Ray Melecio, State ID&R Coordinator


Time Legends I Legends II Legends III
10:15 am - 11:45 am STAMP of Eligibility
J. Echegaray -
FL ID&R Office
How to Effectively Prepare your Community for an ICE Raid
A. Chaney -
The Law Office of Aisha N. Chaney, PLLC
Florida Re-interview Lessons Learned
W. Messier and E. Hannehan -
New York State MEP
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm Identification of Human Trafficking Victims within the Migrant and Educational Populations
A. Olivares and E. Pineros -
Human Trafficking Center at Florida Gulf Coast University and Catholic Charities
CAMP: My Freshman Year Experience
R. Luis -
USF Migrant Education Center
COE & OSY Profile Completion
J. Echegaray and M. Di Salvo -
ID&R Office
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Identification and Recruitment
M. Irizarry, C. Kee, P. Thompson, M. Camacho -
Orange County MEP

Materials not available at this time.

Temporary Employment Overview
W. Messier and E. Hannehan -
New York State MEP
Tools for OSY - Educational Outcomes Chart, Language Screener, Life Skill Lessons, and more
M. Di Salvo and L. Ginn -
ID&R Office


Wednesday, April 20

Time Legends I Legends II Legends III
9:00 am - 10:15 am Using Google Maps for ID&R
J. Echegaray and L. Ginn -
ID&R Office
It's All About the SMORS - Simple Migrant Online Reporting Systems
J. Spencer, C. Mayo, and I. Colon -
Hillsborough County MEP
ID&R Documents Review
R. Melecio and M. Di Salvo -
ID&R Office

10:30 - 11:45 am - Closing Session

Closing remarks by Ray Melecio, State ID&R Coordinator


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