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Music and Technology Intertwine in Antonio Romero's Classes

The itinerant elementary music teacher is the latest TIG/APS Education Foundation Innovation Award winner.

Posted December 12, 2014

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Vikings Math Teacher Makes a Difference

Peggy Foos was the APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month for November.

Posted December 12, 2014

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Student Foundation Board Member to Represent NM in D.C.

Jonathan Salazar, an Atrisco Heritage Academy senior who serves on the APS Education Foundation Board of Directors, has been selected to participate in the U.S. Senate Youth Program.

Posted December 12, 2014

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Fraternity Donates Dozens of Coats to Ernie Pyle MS

Graduate members of Alpha Phi Alpha also donated coats to the APS Community Clothing Bank.

Posted December 9, 2014

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Student of the Week: Rodolfo Luna

Third Grade at Emerson Elementary School

Posted December 9, 2014

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Broader Horizons Fall Campaign Supports Dozens of Classrooms

The APS Education Foundation's grant program is providing nearly $85,000 this fall for STEM, literacy and fine arts.

Posted December 4, 2014

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Student of the Week: Hunter Havenor

Twelfth grade at Early College Academy

Posted December 2, 2014

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This Holiday Season, Don't Forget Our Neediest Kids

The APS Community Clothing Bank is taking monetary donations as well as new socks, undergarments and shoes so students can have the basic essentials.

Posted November 24, 2014

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Student of the Week: Rachel Lentz

Twelfth grade at Highland HS

Posted November 23, 2014

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Shoes on a Shoestring Sets Up Giving Tree for APS Students

The local business is partnering with the APS Education Foundation to meet increasing needs among underprivileged students.

Posted November 18, 2014

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Student of the Week: Ian Sanchez

Fifth grade at North Star Elementary School.

Posted November 18, 2014

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28 Unsung Students Named 2015 Selfless Seniors

The students who give of themselves without the expectation of recognition will get their moment in the spotlight during a ceremony in April.

Posted November 18, 2014

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Innovation Award Goes to Pair that Gives Back

Marvin Callahan and Karin Medina were recognized by TIG and the APS Education Foundation for starting up the Comanche Backpack Program that makes sure kids don’t go hungry over the weekend.

Posted November 13, 2014

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Student of the Week: Leslie Arellanes

Fifth grade at Armijo Elementary School.

Posted November 11, 2014

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Student of the Week: Janai Campos

12th Grade at Albuquerque High School

Posted November 4, 2014

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Achieve Awards Go to 13 Clubs & Activities

The money awarded by the APS Education Foundation goes to support middle and high school programs ranging from drama to science clubs to organizations that help students with disabilities.

Posted October 30, 2014

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Mitchell Reading Teacher Changes Lives

Alice Salzwedel is the Pepsi/APS Education Foundation Teacher of the Month.

Posted October 28, 2014

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Student of the Week: Kyle Barnes

5th Grade at Sierra Vista Elementary School

Posted October 28, 2014

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This Was Our Best Year Yet!

Thanks to all who participated in the fifth annual gala benefiting student artists, fine arts programs and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted October 22, 2014

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Student of the Week: Aidan Randel

7th Grade at Hoover Middle School

Posted October 21, 2014

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English Teacher Uses Gamut of Apps in Classroom

Twitter, Google, TurnItIn and more helped Rio Grande's Jessica Quintana earn this year's first Innovation Award from TIG and the APS Education Foundation.

Posted October 16, 2014

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Student of the Week: Asia Gutierrez

5th Grade at Lew Wallace Elementary School

Posted October 14, 2014

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Student of the Week: Alex Campbell

5th Grade at Tierra Antigua ES

Posted October 7, 2014

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Time for Teachers, Schools to Apply for Horizon Awards

The window for applying for the fall cycle of awards opens at 8 a.m. Friday, Oct. 3, and closes at 5 p.m. Oct. 31.

Posted October 2, 2014

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Student of the Week: Kaycee Hightower

12th grader at Cibola HS

Posted September 30, 2014

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A is for Art! Allows 2014 Rio Grad to Give Back

Shannon Jones will be among the artists featured in the fifth annual art auction and gala on Oct. 3.

Posted September 23, 2014

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Student of the Week: Gardenia Gomez

12th grader at Atrisco Heritage Academy HS

Posted September 23, 2014

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Student of the Week: Ramona Vigil

4th grader at Los Padillas ES

Posted September 16, 2014

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Student of the Week: Justin Flanagan

5th grader at McCollum Elementary

Posted September 9, 2014

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Pepsi, Foundation Honor Teachers for 5th Year

Inez PE Teacher Michael Anderson is the Teacher of the Month for September.

Posted September 9, 2014

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Student of the Week Uriel Ortega
A fifth grader at Alameda Elementary School
Celebrating the Past, Present and Future
Some of the best students and teachers in Albuquerque Public Schools were honored during the inaugural Gold Bar Gala sponsored by the APS Education Foundation.
Ernie Pyle Gets $15,000 for Warrior Student Success Center
The middle school is the recipient of this year's Walmart Blue Sky Grant.
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