August 16, 2004
New Mexico Public Education Department
300 Don Gaspar
Santa Fe, NM 87501-2786

Charmaine Jackson-John
Public Information Officer
(505) 476-0393

Education Secretary to Address Legislative Education Study Committee in Ruidoso

Santa Fe—N.M. Secretary of Education Dr. Veronica C. García will address the State Legislative Education Study Committee (LESC) on Tuesday, August 17, at 1:30 pm, at the Regional Education Cooperative building, in Ruidoso, N.M.

Secretary García will discuss "Revisiting 12th-Grade Concurrent Enrollment," and its importance to provide greater academic opportunities for students, enabling a greater collaboration between high school and college faculty.

The LESC conference is being held August 16-18, 2004, at 1400 Sudderth Drive, in the Regional IX Conference Room.