Budget A Win For Public Education

New Mexico budget shows commitment to public schools

 

New Mexico educators are celebrating their recent success in pushing the state Legislature to support a positive agenda for the state's public schools.

 

SENATE RULES COMMITTEE VOTES NOT TO CONFIRM HANNA SKANDERA AS EDUCATION SECRETARY

For Immediate Release                                                     Contact: AFT NM President Stephanie Ly

2/17/2014                                                                      

 

SENATE RULES COMMITTEE VOTES NOT TO CONFIRM HANNA SKANDERA AS EDUCATION SECRETARY

 

2/13/14

AFT NEW MEXICO PRESIDENT STEPHANIE LY CALLS ON THE GOVERNOR AND HOUSE REPUBLICANS TO ENGAGE IN MEANINGFUL COMPROMISE AND STOP HOLDING UP THE STATE BUDGET OVER FUNDING FOR FAILED REFORMS.

Wednesday, the House moved House Bill 2 back to the House Appropriations and Finance Committee (HAFC), where Republicans will have another chance to reach a meaningful compromise and allow the budget process to move forward.

February 15, Rally For Public Education

TAKE BACK OUR PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Take back the joy of learning, time for teaching and professionalism in public education.

On Feb. 15, 2014, parents, educators, students and community members will send a unified message to our elected leaders that it is time to take back the joy of learning, time for teaching and professionalism in public education.

Meet at the plaza in Santa Fe at 12:30.

We will march from the Plaza to the Roundhouse.

For more information contact pustudentsfirstnm@gmail.com