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ECECD Launches Pay Parity Program for PreK Educators

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 9, 2021SANTA FE – Today, the New Mexico Early Childhood Education and Care Department (ECECD) announced that it has launched a new program to establish pay parity between New Mexico PreK teachers and their counterparts working in public...

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ECECD Launches Pay Parity Program for PreK Educators

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 9, 2021CONTACTMicah McCoy Communications Director Email: micah.mccoy@state.nm.usMobile: 505-629-96751120 Paseo De PeraltaSanta Fe, NM 87501http://nmececd.orgECECD Launches Pay Parity Program for PreK Educators   SANTA FE – Today,...

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N.M. dramatically expands Child Care Assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 1, 2021CONTACTMicah McCoyCommunications Director Email: micah.mccoy@state.nm.usMobile: 505-629-96751120 Paseo De PeraltaSanta Fe, NM 87501http://nmececd.org Nora Meyers SackettPress Secretary, Office of the Governor Email:...

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Summer food programs for NM kids resume

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 3, 2021CONTACTMicah McCoyCommunications Director Email: micah.mccoy@state.nm.usMobile: 505-629-96751120 Paseo De PeraltaSanta Fe, NM 87501http://nmececd.org Judy RobinsonEmail: judy.robinson@state.nm.usSummer food programs for NM kids resume...

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HJR1 Approved by the Senate Finance Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact: Micah McCoy  Communications Director  Early Childhood Education and Care Department  Micah.mccoy@state.nm.us or (505) 629-9675 March 16, 2021 SANTA FE, NM – Today, the Early Childhood Education and Care Department (ECECD) and the Lujan...

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In Remembrance and Gratitude: One Year into the Pandemic

One year ago, we entered this public health crisis not knowing what our future held. Today, we mourn those we have lost and continue to send our well wishes to all those still infected or suffering from the effects of COVID-19. From the beginning of the pandemic,...

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NM’s First Statewide Early Childhood Strategic Plan Released

Three-year plan includes input from nearly 5,000 New Mexicans January 28, 2021 — Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, Children’s Cabinet Director Mariana Padilla, Early Childhood Education and Care Secretary Elizabeth Groginsky and other state Cabinet secretaries on Wednesday...

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