Entries Tagged as 'Albuquerque Public Schools'

Setting the Record Straight on Hanna Skandera

March 8th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Education, NM Legislature, Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier The Albuquerque Journal finally ran a “For the Record” Friday (March 8) correcting two mistakes that were made in its editorial of a full week before (March 1). The editorial’s topic: support for confirmation of Hanna Skandera. The correction says the editorial,  “Skandera has earned New Mexico’s support,” was wrong in saying […]

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The Journal Smacks Down School Board Member's Unscientific Claim About Condoms

September 17th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann Whew. I was a little worried when I saw the Journal give prominent placement to a news story detailing an Albuquerque School Board member’s shocking and virtually unchallenged assertion that condoms provide no barrier to sexually transmitted diseases such as AIDS. The story, headlined “APS Board Member: Condoms Don’t Stop STDs” appeared […]

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Fear and Loathing in the Classroom

September 15th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Denise Tessier My disappointment in the Albuquerque Journal’s editorial page on Tuesday was great, not so much for what the editors weighed in on opinion-wise but rather for what they ignored. How could they not step up and criticize Albuquerque Public Schools’ lack of spine in once again allowing the characterization of the president’s […]

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