Proposed Hispanic Education Act in New Mexico

Governor Bill Richardson has proposed the passage of a Hispanic Education Act in New Mexico in an
effort to close the achievement gap for Latino students who make up 56% of New Mexico students. Critics of such a bill argue that the state’s department of education and schools are already doing
much of what such an act would put into law. The problem remains, however, that even when achievement scores for all students across the state have increased, the scores of Hispanic students, as

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