Smart board, December 13, 2021 | Education

Virtual presentation “The state of the schools” Monday evening

Santa Fe Public Schools will host a “State of the Schools” virtual presentation at 6 p.m. Monday at

Waldorf School scholarship open to incoming freshmen

Eighth-graders interested in attending Santa Fe Waldorf School next year are eligible to apply for the Renaissance Scholarship, which covers tuition fees throughout high school.

The scholarship is valued at over $ 80,000, according to a recent school press release, and was created to cover the tuition fees of local students who could not otherwise afford an education at a private school.

Applicants must be incoming freshmen for the 2022-23 school year and new to Waldorf-style education.

State stakeholder group has openings for students, family

On Saturday, public education secretary-designate Kurt Steinhaus hosted the first meeting of a 56-person stakeholder group that will provide information to the public education department, help develop policy and advocate for ‘education legislation in New Mexico.

The group is made up of educators, “civic members”, parents, guardians and students, according to a recent press release from the education department.

The group is always looking for students and family members to fill positions. Applicants from northern and southwestern New Mexico are encouraged to apply.

Applications are open for the Spring and Summer Technical Training Camps at UNM

New Mexico “Senior and Early Career Professionals” with minimal tech experience are encouraged to apply for a series of “Tech Boot Camps” at the University of New Mexico in the spring and summer.

Three bootcamps are available:

u Cyber ​​Boot Camp on cybersecurity. Applications must be submitted by March 8 for a 26-week part-time session and May 2 for a 12-week full-time session.

u DevOps Boot Camp training on coding and automation. Applications must be submitted by April 5.

u Boot Camp Data Analytics on data visualization and programming languages ​​including Python and SQL.

Applicants do not need to be enrolled in the school to be eligible, and financial assistance is available.

Sam D. Gomez