IJ Provision of Instructional Resources and Materials

Required textbooks shall be issued free to students. The superintendent or his/her designee shall be responsible for establishing and enforcing state statute and regulations regarding textbooks.

 Every effort is made to have students compensate the school district for lost, destroyed or unnecessarily damaged textbooks and/or other instructional materials.

The Board of Education may make provisions in its annual budget for the purchase of library books and instructional materials to supplement the textbooks provided by the State of New Mexico. Electronic resources and multi-media products shall be selected and utilized to provide support to instructional learning as established in state regulation and administrative procedural directive.

Administrative Position:

  • Chief of Schools

Department Director:

  • Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction

References

Legal Cross Ref.:

  • §22-15-1 et. seq. NMSA 1978
  • 6.75.2 NMAC

Board Policy Cross Ref.:

Procedural Directive Cross Ref.:

NSBA/NEPN Classification: IJJ, IJK

Reviewed: January 17, 1990
Revised: February 20, 1996
Reviewed: November 15, 2007
Revised: November 28, 2007
Reviewed: January 8, 2013
Revised: January 16, 2013
Reviewed:  January 5, 2023
Revised:  January 18, 2023