Legendary New Mexico

Legendary New Mexico: Helping Children Dream Big

EPISODE 9 – One of the definitions of “Vision” is an experience of seeing someone or something in a dream. That is what this episode of Legendary New Mexico is all about. It’s getting New Mexico children to have the vision and dream to go big.

The following clips and stories highlight what is being done to get kids to do amazing things right here in New Mexico.

The Tech Push in New Mexico Education

New Mexico has become a major corridor for a variety of industries. Nationally, the need to fill tech positions has become problematic.

APS Developing Magnet Schools

The first spark of interest in the STEM curriculum usually happens very early in life. That’s one reason New Mexico’s largest school district is now developing three magnet schools focusing on providing STEM-based classes.

DaVinci’s Influence 500 Years Later

Leonardo DaVinci is the very definition of a Renaissance Man. He was an inventor, artist, engineer, paleontologist and scientist. He was crossing the boundaries of arts and science long before the concept of STEAM education (Science Technology Engineering Arts Math) was put into practice.

UNM’s Comprehensive Cancer Center Working to Keep Grads In-State

Once the groundwork is laid for students graduating high school in New Mexico, it’s not only up to universities to continue that work but to ensure their graduates stay working in the state. Representatives from the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center said that is their ultimate goal.

The Next Generation of CNM

The Central New Mexico Community College has changed quite a bit in its 52 years of education.  It was established originally as the Albuquerque Technical Vocational Institute (TVI). The college has always been committed to preparing a workforce for New Mexico industry.

SVEDC Employing STEM in Exciting Ways

STEM applications are not only limited to the classroom but in real life business practices as well.

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