• Fight over virtual charter schools headed to court after state Public Education Commission votes to appeal Education Secretary's approval of two startup charters the commission had earlier denied. Commission…
Stand in a semi-circle. On cue, stomp your right foot, then clap your hands, then thrust your right hand in the air while speaking a letter of the alphabet, clap your hands again, then stomp your left foot. Then the person…
New Mexico is a wondrous place to live. I could never think of living any place else. I love the people, the landscapes, the culture and the food. So for me it is heartbreaking that so many our very young children are at risk. The success of our families and young children is will determine our future and I am committed to helping make that happen. KNME broadcasts quality, well researched children’s programs like Sesame Street, Between the Lions,… Continue
to my About Me section because it summarizes my experience as a College Counselor while I worked at South Valley Academy. It was galvanizing. It brought me closer to an understanding of myself, my culture and our society, and drove home points that are easy to side glance and never truly address.
Our public schools are back in session this week, and I want to wish all of our parents, students and teachers great success.
Unfortunately, last week as our community prepared for the start of the school year, news on the education front was disheartening. Local news reports reminded us that the high school graduation rate in Albuquerque Public Schools continues to decline -- plummeting in 2008 to an entirely unacceptable 46.2 percent.
There is no question that recent news about the high school dropout rates in New Mexico is disturbing. All children living in this state should have the opportunity to get a good education, and a high dropout rate undoubtedly… Continue
Join our small, hardworking team of sex educators! You have the opportunity to help people feel better every day, and create a sex positive space unlike anything else in New Mexico.
Self Serve is hiring a part time Sales associate/Sex educator. Must be 18+, open minded, excited about sexuality education and enjoy retail customer service. Must be available for shifts: Sunday 12-6:30, Tuesday afternoons/evenings, two Saturdays/month and some flex time to be discussed. Avg of 15-18… Continue
Added by Self Serve on June 18, 2009 at 10:14am —
Lesson learned for the day: Never Preview a post, click link to view uploaded file, and then Close Window. Check!
Finally, here are the results from the survey regarding South San Mateo Blvd and the immediate surrounding area concerning the blighted conditions. For those who have been waiting on the survey results, I want to again apologize and thank you for your patience. I also want to thank the good folks here at Dukecityfix for featuring my… Continue
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Education Report Card rates New Mexico education third from the bottom, ahead of only Mississippi and the District of Columbia. Although NM earned an "F" in the categories for academic achievement, minority education, and post-secondary readiness, it does receive good scores for teacher quality, school management flexibility, and for collecting and… Continue
Added by Laura on June 10, 2009 at 1:28pm —