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McKinley Hosts Discovery Ed Techbook Webinar

Educators will gather at the school beginning at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, to participate in the webinar as a group.

Posted January 17, 2013

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Employees Will Take Home Less Pay

Increases to the Social Security tax and health insurance costs will mean smaller paychecks for APS employees.

Posted January 10, 2013

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Teachers work with RDA to Develop Assessments for Common Core State Standards

The work is challenging yet rewarding as teachers begin implementing and assessing the new standards for English Language Arts and math in kindergarten through third grade.

Posted December 20, 2012

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APS Begins Using Online Tool for Reserving Facilities

FS Direct will make it possible to centrally manage schedules and monitor district-wide facility rental requests.

Posted December 19, 2012

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Teacher's Outstanding Green Chile Stew Wins $2,500 for JDC

Julie Gallegos, a reading teacher at the Juvenile Detention Center, won the Gildan’s Green Chile Cooking Challenge.

Posted December 13, 2012

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Two APS EAs Awarded Scholarships from Dual Language Education of NM

Stephanie Lozoya of Alamosa Elementary and Mónica Granados of East San José Elementary will get help paying for their bilingual certification.

Posted December 13, 2012

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Get Free Instructional Materials at Montgomery Complex

Stop by from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and help yourself to free educational books.

Posted December 6, 2012

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Experience on Stage Impacts a Teacher's View of the Classroom

Yolanda Montalvo, a first-grade bilingual teacher at La Luz Elementary who had a part in a play along with Matheson Park first-grade teacher Verna Chandler, reflects on how her experience affected the way she teaches and views her students.

Posted October 25, 2012

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Four APS Employees Raise Thousands, Commit to Walking 60 Miles for Breast Cancer Cure

Teacher and cancer survivor Jennifer Abeyta, counselor Cristen Ponder, nurse Maggie Nechvatal and principal Erica Hidalgo formed a team that will walk a combined 240 miles in November as part of the Susan G. Komen 3-Day in hopes of finding a cure for breast cancer.

Posted October 25, 2012

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Open/Switch Enrollment Allows Employees to Adjust Benefits

Employees have a week to add dental, vision and life insurance; to sign up for tax breaks; and to switch their health insurance.

Posted October 18, 2012

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More than 10,500 Employees, Spouses Participate in Health Screenings

Nearly 90 percent of those who have health insurance through APS participated in this year's biometric screenings, saving themselves up to $40 a month in health care premiums.

Posted October 18, 2012

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Employees Can Learn 'New' CPR During Health Fair

Dr. Barry Ramo will join Superintendent Brooks to kick off the annual Employee Health Fair and encourage employees to participate in Project Heart Start on Wednesday, Oct. 24.

Posted October 18, 2012

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APS Continues to Negotiate with Lovelace Health Plan

LHP notified employers Oct. 9 it had terminated relationship with ABQ Health Partners

Posted October 11, 2012

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APS Employee Assistance Program Offering Workshops

Monthly sessions cover a variety of life topics.

Posted October 4, 2012

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APS Hosts Annual Health Fair for Employees

The Human Resources Department will host its annual health fair for employees from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, and Thursday, Oct. 25, at City Centre.

Posted October 4, 2012

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Teachers, Students Now Have Access to APS Discovery Education Website

APS has partnered with Discovery Education to provide 21st century learning tools for students, teachers and school staff.

Posted September 20, 2012

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Some Employees Who Earned College Credit May Be Eligible for Pay Increases

Deadline for applying for the pay increase is Sept. 15.

Posted September 13, 2012

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APS Names Principals at Two Elementary Schools

Ellen Cromer has been named principal at San Antonito, and Roxann Morris has been named principal at Apache.

Posted September 13, 2012

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Employees Encouraged to Use APS Whistleblower Hotline to Report Fraud, Waste

Ethical Advocate accepts confidential reporting online.

Posted September 6, 2012

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