An in studio talk with Hannah Colton, public health reporter for KUNM, where we discuss the education proposals on the docket for the 54th session of the state legislature. We also talk about the governor’s plans to increase the quality of the state’s early childhood education program, as well as the Opportunity Scholarship proposal that is aimed to help older New Mexicans continue their education.
And for the full State of the State Speech and analysis from former lawmakers, check out the New Mexico in Focus special podcast edition.
This segment is part of the “Your New Mexico Government” Project (#YourNMgov), a collaboration between New Mexico PBS, KUNM Radio, and the Santa Fe Reporter. This endeavor is funded by the New Mexico Local Journalism Fund with public media support provided by the Thornburg Foundation.