Lawyer/Lobbyist Patty Matthews, now Director of Options for Parents at PED, caught interceding on behalf of a client and her partner Susan Fox. So much for PED claims that she has “severed all ties” with her former clients and partner and recuses herself from any matters involving her clients. Governor Susana Martinez continues to protect serious abusers of the public trust in her administration

     Hailey Heinz, the Albuquerque Journal’s education reporter, had a front page article today entitled “Future of School“. The article is about online distance learning in New Mexico. A man named Ralph Arellanes, has been given …

Did you know that PED Secretary Designate Hanna Skandera sits on the board of directors of a company that does business with the state of New Mexico?

   ISPAC has just learned that PED Secretary Designate Hanna Skandera was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (“NASCA”). According to NASCA’s website, the strategic Planning & Development …