Kris Nielsen of NM Refuse the Tests poses with Carol Nesbitt-Singletary at a Clovis parent informational meeting on May 8, 2014. Contact Kris for an informational meeting about common core state standards: https://www.facebook.com/groups/NMRefusetheTests/
Testimony from ABQ West Side mom Chantille Robnett at the NM House Education Committee public comment hearing. Jan. 25, 2014
Testimony from ABQ Eldorado High School mom Eve Candelaria at the NM House Education Committee public comment hearing Feb. 1, 2014.
APS Board Member and Stand4KidsNM co-founder Kathy Korte speaks in the Capitol Rotunda on West Side Day, Jan. 30, 2014.
Stand4KidsNM co-founders Shannon Konefal and Kathy Korte at the Capitol after a successful day supporting in committee an education funding bill that puts more money “above the line” directly to districts.
Around 1,000 parents, students and teachers attended the Stand4KidsNM inaugural rally in October 2013. This rally sparked our movement to #TakeBackOurSchools!
At a PED public forum in November, Stand4KidsNM supporters stood outside the arena where NM Secretary-Designate Hanna Skandera attempted to address concerns about her education reforms.
In Belen, NM, teachers rallied in November against PED reforms.
Las Cruces teachers also went out in force in November to show their displeasure with PED reforms.
Socorro teachers joined the statewide rally movement!
White Sands school staff in southern NM wore black in November to #TakeBackOurSchools.
Stand4KidsNM supporters from Truth or Consequences, NM, drove down to ABQ for our October rally. They brought these cool pins for us!
Stand4KidsNM supporters wear these shirts with pride!