Office of Migrant Education

The mission of the Office of Migrant Education (OME) is to provide excellent leadership, technical assistance, and financial support to improve the educational opportunities and academic success of migrant children, youth, agricultural workers, fishers, and their families. The OME administers grant programs that provide academic and supportive services to the children of families who migrate to find work in the agricultural and fishing industries. The OME also administers several contracts and special initiatives.

Contact Information

  • Lisa Gillette, Director
    Office of Migrant Education
    U.S. Department of Education
    400 Maryland Ave SW
    Washington D.C. 20202-6244