With the Senate’s comprehensive education bill now on the way to the governor and the duplicate House version likely on its way by the time you read this, the Legislature has made great progress toward addressing the inequities and shortfalls in the public school system identified as unconstitutional by a district court.
Once the governor signs one of the bills into law, public school leaders will have powerful new tools and stronger resources to create the best education system for our kids.
For the most part, New Mexico has been moving in the right direction on education. But we’ve been taking tiny steps in random directions when our children need a giant leap into a system-wide transformation. With robust revenues and a court order,