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APS Reviews Instructional Materials for Math
Teachers, parents and community members can review samples for math and also Career Technical Education through Jan. 7.
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APS Pledges to Improve Achievement of Young Men of Color
Albuquerque Public Schools is one of 60 districts from across the nation participating in the White House initiative.
APS Gives School Supplies to 1,850 Students
Volunteers including UNM student athletes handed out the supplies to kids in need.
Job Fair for High-Need Positions 2-5 p.m. Wednesday
The district is looking for special ed, math, science and bilingual teachers; school nurses and counselors; truancy social workers; custodians; and substitute teachers.
 
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The DuPont Challenge© Science Essay Competition

The DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition is a student competition that invites seventh through 12th grade students to write a 700 to 1,000-word essay about a scientific discovery, theory, even tor technological application that has captured their interest. Developed in collaboration with The Walt Disney World Resort, NASA and NSTA, the competition offers young students the opportunity to explore science, develop new skills and gain confidence in communicating scientific ideas. Created to honor the Challenger astronauts, students can win savings bonds up to $5,000, and a trip to Walt Disney World and to the Kennedy Space Center .Teachers win too! Along with the trips with their students, teachers can also win $500 grants. To learn more about the competition, check out the website. Entries will be accepted from October 15 until January 31.

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