Identification and Recruitment (ID&R) Resources



IRRC Competency Skills Assessment. This tool was developed to assist states with their ID&R recruiter training. The tool can be used with new recruiters or as a refresher for seasoned recruiters. It was developed as a collaboration project with IRRC and GOSOSY. It was recently updated to align with new ESSA regulations.


Field Based Recruiting
Migrant students and their families are often highly mobile. Migrant Education Programs have to be skilled in finding migrant youth in a quick and effective manner. Much of a recruiter’s time is spent out in the field. This document explains field recruitment as recruitment of migrant students and families that takes place outside of the local school district.

Introduction to Mapping with Google Platforms Presentation

This presentation was developed by SC MEP staff to assist states in their efforts to create effective mapping systems to pinpoint possible places to recruit as well as a way to document needed follow-up efforts.


ID&R Tips for OSY

 ID&R Tips for OSY are a compilation of proven strategies that work when identifying and recruiting secondary-aged out-of-school youth. They were developed by recruiters from who have been successfully using these strategies for many years.