Tag Archives: Yazzie lawsuit

Public Education Secretary Karen Trujillo

NMiF: The Line panel - education

May 2, 2019 – Executive Producer Kevin McDonald sits down for New Mexico in Focus’ first one-on-one with the state’s new secretary of the Public Education Department, Karen Trujillo. They talk about her vision for educating New Mexico’s children and whether education policymakers need classroom experience.

Guests:
Karen Trujillo, New Mexico Secretary of Public Education

April 15 Deadline Passes in Landmark Education Lawsuit

NMiF: education

April 19, 2019 – A deadline of April 15th has come and gone for the state to make its case that it is providing sufficient resources to school districts across New Mexico. Host Gene Grant and Albuquerque Journal political reporter Dan McKay discuss the latest news on the Yazzie/Martinez funding lawsuit that is changing the way the state funds K-12 education.

Guest:
Dan McKay, political reporter, Albuquerque Journal