June 6, 2022

New Mexico’s education reform plan presented to tribal leaders

Author: Shaun Griswold

The plan is still a draft, but New Mexico leaders say it’s one step closer to meeting a judge’s order to reform public education across the state.
But advocates want a greater balance than the back-and-forth, top-down approach they say goes in creating the education plan. And lawyers representing the plaintiffs in the Yazzie-Martinez lawsuit that prompted reform continue to argue their case by deposing top state leaders.
The plan comes in response to the 2018 Yazzie-Martinez judgment that unveil...