May 24th Special Session

News Date: 05 May, 2017

After weeks of uncertainty and finger-pointing over New Mexico’s budget impasse, Gov. Susana Martinez has set the date and agenda for a special legislative session. here for more

Unions question timing of teacher eval changes

News Date: 05 April, 2017

“This is one of the first times I can recall a major announcement made on a Sunday,” Bowyer said. “It appears to me so that it would only be attended by a select group of folks that the governor wanted … the ones she often uses for her cheering section.” Bowyer called Sunday’s event “a political stunt.” here for more

Governor: Changes being made to teacher evaluation system

News Date: 03 April, 2017

"Our teachers have spoken, and we've listened," Martinez said after a weekend stop at a charter school in Albuquerque. "These changes are for teachers and by teachers, and I know they'll help build on the success we're seeing in the classroom." here for more

Teacher evaluations allow six days

News Date: 03 April, 2017

“It is a celebration. It is a partnership that we should maintain for the sake of our kids. And of course, for the sake of keeping our amazing teachers,” Martinez said at a news conference Sunday afternoon at the Albuquerque Institute for Mathematics and Science, where she was accompanied by teachers and state Public Education Secretary Hanna Skandera. here for more

PED alters teacher evaluation system

News Date: 03 April, 2017

The New Mexico Public Education Department is revamping its controversial teacher evaluation system, reducing the weight of student test results from 50 percent to 35 percent and doubling the number of sick days available without penalty. here for more

NEA National News

EdPAC Meeting

Event Date: 12 August, 2017 here for more

Board of Directors Meeting

Event Date: 26 August, 2017 here for more