Profiles: Education

New America School: una preparatoria poc…

New America School: una preparatoria poco tradicional

Por Dra. Roberta Stathis, Traducido por Gustavo Macedo PerezUbicada en el corazón del centro de Las Cruces, la New America School (NAS) no es tan conocida como otras preparatorias de la ciudad. Pero, silenciosa y persistentemente, está cambiando vidas todos... Read more

Reaching Out To Teach About Las Cruces U…

Reaching Out To Teach About Las Cruces Utilities

By Suzanne Michaels“We have groups calling up all the time for tours of the Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) Jacob A. Hands Wastewater Treatment Facility,” says Klaus Kemmer, Wastewater Administrator. “Our operators tour mostly school groups through the entire plant, explaining... Read more

Life-Transforming Adult Education

Life-Transforming Adult Education

According to the New Mexico Coalition for Literacy, 700,000 adults could benefit from literacy services in the state. As a result, those adults could gain higher paying jobs. A study by the Milken Institute showed that nearly two-thirds of all... Read more

TMC La Enseñanza y la Tutoría hacen una …

TMC La Enseñanza y la Tutoría hacen una diferencia en las familias migratorias

Año con año, los trabajadores temporales siguen constituyéndose como el grupo económico más cuantioso del flujo migratorio a los Estados Unidos. Esta es una modalidad migratoria laboral de carácter temporal en la que más tarde el migrante regresa a su... Read more

International Educational and Cultural E…

International Educational and Cultural Exchange Program between DABCC and CBTis No. 4

In December of 1981, Doña Ana Branch Community College (DABCC) of Las Cruces, New Mexico, entered into an educational and cultural exchange program with the Centro de Bachillerato Tecnológico industrial y de servicios No. 4 (CBTis No. 4) of Ciudad... Read more

Citizenship, Integration, and Civic Part…

Citizenship, Integration, and Civic Participation: Todos somos migrantes y queremos pertenecer…

Migration is an important building block to the social and economic development in any country–both sending and receiving. According to United Nations estimates, 232 million people, or 3.2 percent of the world’s population, were international migrants in 2013. One of... Read more

La riqueza de mi herencia

La riqueza de mi herencia

Cuando se habla de herencia, usualmente se asume que se trata de algo de valor material. Sin embargo, hay otro tipo de herencia de la cual se habla muy poco y es más valiosa que cualquier piedra preciosa: la herencia... Read more

Why Dual- Language Education?

Why Dual- Language Education?

Growing up as a migrant student was not easy. At the age of four, my father took a bold step to migrate to the United States to find better work and financial stability to support our family. My mother and... Read more

Esperanzas e Inquietudes a través del Si…

Esperanzas e Inquietudes a través del Sistema Educativo en Nuevo México

Como profesor y catedrático en la Universidad Estatal de Nuevo México, con enfoque en políticas educativas y como muchos de mis amigos, colegas, familiares y estudiantes que viven en la región fronteriza del Río Grande; soy testigo  de que nuestras... Read more

Hopes and Anxieties through the New Mexi…

Hopes and Anxieties through the New Mexico Educational System

As a professor at New Mexico State University, with an expertise in education policy, along with many of my friends, colleagues, family, and students living in the Borderlands and the Rio Grande region, we are examples that our communities do... Read more

Soul of Art

Soul of Art

In 2004, the Court Youth Center evolved from a nationally recognized afterschool and summer arts program into a year-round high school. After a year of exploration and input from the community, Irene Oliver-Lewis, Armena Taylor, Julie Padilla and four other... Read more

The Phoenix Rising

The Phoenix Rising

In the time it takes you to read this sentence, a child in America will drop out of school. In the time it takes you to finish this sentence, another child in this country will decide to run away from... Read more

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