ERIC Number: ED347017
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
New Mexico State Board of Education's Consolidating Initiatives for Tomorrow's Education (CITE) Plan.
New Mexico State Dept. of Education, Santa Fe.
This report describes the New Mexico State Board of Education's Consolidating Initiatives for Tomorrow's Education (CITE) plan. The purpose of this plan is to address long-range goals for school reforms and funding, educational and educator standards, and future expectations for continued school improvement and state leadership. Each section includes expectations and indicators for assessing the achievement of school programs, students, educational leaders, and state leadership. The specific topics addressed include: (1) restructuring schools, (2) year-round schools, (3) clear student expectations, (4) assessment of student expectations, (5) remediation, (6) proficiency in two languages for all students, (7) graduation, (8) expanded occupational preparation opportunities, (9) expanded opportunities for adults, (10) improved opportunities for at-risk students, (11) analysis and modification of testing requirements for educators, (12) professional development opportunities for educators, (13) improved professional status of educators, (14) restructuring in the State Department of Education, and (15) job locater service for educators. The CITE Plan also includes: (1) a 5-year budget and revenue plan, (2) budget support for the instructional program to address the need to refine the program and budget review process, (3) a master plan for the use of technology in education, (4) business and school partnerships, and (5) increasing opportunities for persons with disabilities through Consolidating Initiatives for Enhancing Lifestyle Opportunities (CIELO). The CITE plan emphasizes the coordination of services among agencies, the community, parents, and business leaders in achieving stated expectations. (LP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: New Mexico State Dept. of Education, Santa Fe.
Identifiers - Location: New Mexico