Dyslexia: How difficult can it be?

Dyslexia: How difficult can it be?

Dyslexia: How difficult can it be? A regional event for parents, educators, administrators, and students.   Saturday, September 16, 2017     8 to noon                       UNM-Taos, Klauer Campus A light breakfast will be served from 8-8:30 Parents and All Educators: 8:30 – 10:00 Participate in Six Simulated Activities which mimic the experiences and processing of those with …

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National Arts in Education Week 2017: September 10-16

National Arts in Education Week 2017: September 10-16

As educators, we recognize how critical it is to include the arts into our instruction to ensure students receive a complete education.  September 10-16, we celebrate National Arts in Education Week.  Please share stories detailing how you incorporate the arts into your daily instruction.  If you’re interested in writing a blog that provides a more …

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New Mexico PED Announces More High-Performing Teachers Than Ever Before

New Mexico PED Announces More High-Performing Teachers Than Ever Before

ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Today, the New Mexico Public Education Department (PED) announced that New Mexico has more high-performing teachers than ever before. The 2017 NMTEACH results show more students have access to exceptional teachers, and more students are growing across all subject areas.  Similar to the state’s results in PARCC, School Grades, Advanced Placement access …

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Every Student Deserves a High-Performing School

Every Student Deserves a High-Performing School

The Release of School Grades School Grades were recently released to the public. Our school accountability system has earned a lot of praise for being clear and understandable for families—and this year our reports are even more family friendly following our yearlong ESSA tour. Check out the great coverage all over the state in the …

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Straight A Express Tour Day 5 Recap

Straight A Express Tour Day 5 Recap

The Straight A Express Tour continues to charge forward.  Tour highlights are being documented on the #NMTrue blog.  Updates will be posted here as they are released.  Check them out! https://www.newmexico.org/straightaexpress/post/day-5-cimarron-maxwell-raton/      

Launch of New Secretary’s Teacher Advisory

Launch of New Secretary’s Teacher Advisory

The NM Public Education Department is Equipping, Empowering & Championing Teachers by Launching the 2nd Cohort of the Secretary’s Teacher Advisory Committee Last week, the Public Education Department announced the launch of the 2017-2018 cohort of the Secretary’s Teacher Advisory Committee. After a rigorous selection process from 242 applicants, 26 teachers representing 23 school districts …

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CTE and STEM Conferences Available to You

CTE and STEM Conferences Available to You

National Conference Comes to Albuquerque! The Association for Career & Technical Education (ACTE) Best Practices and Innovations Conference will be in New Mexico this year. It will be held at the Hotel Albuquerque September 27-29, 2017. If CTE leaders are unable to attend the entire event, there will also be a half-day New Mexico CTE …

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Istation Professional Development for the 2017-2018 School Year

Istation Professional Development for the 2017-2018 School Year

To continue supporting districts and charters K-3 in the implementation and use of IStation data in supporting improving reading outcomes for students, PED will be hosting regional half-day trainings.  Training this year will be provided in two-strands, one supporting principals and district leaders, and one strand for educators focusing on how Istation assists in closing …

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CTE: Save The Dates 2017-2018

CTE: Save The Dates 2017-2018

Career & Technical Educators: Save the dates for the following student and teacher learning opportunities and stay informed this year through the CTSO websites! Career Technical Leadership Project http://nmctso.com/ Educators Rising https://educatorsrisingnm.nmsu.edu/ NM FFA Association http://www.nmffa.org/ 2017-18 NM CTSO Conference Dates October 23, 2017 CORE Leadership Conference Marriott Pyramid February 1-3, 2018 Educators Rising State …

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