Monday, January 20th, 2014
And so to have a dream.
Dear Honorable New Mexico Legislator,
My name is Jeff Tuttle, I have been a teacher at Monte Vista Elementary for 22 years. Last year I was awarded a Golden Apple. I was raised in New Mexico, and went to school in the Albuquerque Public Schools.
If we keep the teacher evaluation system in tact, as faulty as it is, we could do it for free with Google Docs or email and templates. The teacher…Continue
Added by Phil_0 on January 13, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
Education Secretary-Designate Hanna Skandera recently wrote an editorial to the Albuquerque Journal stating more untruths, vague ideas, and plenty of blame against those who are questioning her initiatives. She suggests that there will be some “discomfort” during her period of reforms. I suggest that discomfort isn’t the problem; what we’re fighting against is the…Continue
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• 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…Continue
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…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on October 26, 2012 at 7:19am — No Comments
Outside, a million people streamed through the streets in revolt. Inside, a million thoughts swirled through my head.
On May Day, 2006, protestors across the…Continue
Added by Terry S. Davis on October 19, 2012 at 10:11am — No Comments
I wish I had been a better student.
I attended Eisenhower College for my bachelor’s degree. Don’t bother looking for it. It no longer exists. Its syllabus…Continue
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Added by Self Serve on April 7, 2011 at 9:22pm — No Comments
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
Added by Laurel Wyckoff on September 2, 2010 at 4:31pm — No Comments
Yesterday Adelita sent me a link to this APS cell phone survey. I was thrilled to see that APS is re-evaluating its district-wide cell phone policy.