CSSS Member Directory

New Mexico
New Mexico Public Education Department New Mexico Public Education Department - Math & Science Bureau

CSSS Member Information:

Lesley Galyas
Director, Math and Science Bureau
New Mexico Public Education Department
Jerry Apodaca Education Building
300 Don Gaspar
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Email
505-827-6555

Organizational Structure:
Districts determine course descriptions and curricula based on state standards and select instructional materials from a list approved at the state level.

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 325,000
  • Number of School Administrative Units: 89 school districts

Standards Resources:  Curriculum and Instruction

New Mexico Public Education Department - Standards New Mexico Public Education Department - Standards

State Science Assessment Information
  • Given at what grades: 3-9, 11
  • Time of Year: March
  • First Operational Date: 2005 (except grade 11)
  • Type of Assessment: Multiple Choice, Constructed Response

New Mexico Public Education Department - Assessment and Accountibility New Mexico Public Education Department - Assessment and Accountibility

Other Useful State Links:

New Mexico Science Teachers Association New Mexico Science Teachers Association
Scientifically Connected Communities Scientifically Connected Communities

Other CSSS members from this state:

Associate Members

Linda Schoen-Giddings