New Mexico Teacher of Year
- 2009 - Blythe Turner works as a Bilingual Education Teacher and school Native American Liaison for the Rio Rancho Elementary School at the Rio Rancho Public Schools. Blythe has taught for six years
To be the best New Mexico teacher, you must model excellence. Accelerate your teaching career by earning your Masters Degree, PhD, or Administrative Credentials.
Good News in New Mexico for Schools
- Professional Development Dossier Submission Period starts June 1st at 12:01 am and ends July 1st at 5:00 pm...[Read more]
- Bilingual Education Teacher is New Mexico's 2009 Teacher of the Year...[Read more]
- Summer Professional Development Training...[Read more]
New Mexico Teacher Salary Statistics and Benefits
- New Mexico teachers have a starting salary of $32,092
- New Mexico teachers have an average salary of $46,888
- The 10 year growth in salary is 38.8%
- New Mexico Teachers get about 15 weeks of vacation every year
- It takes a New Mexico Teacher 3 years to be eligible for their tenure
New Mexico Department of Education
- Phone Number: (505) 827-6104
Are you interested in learning the steps to become a teacher in New Mexico, or would you rather learn about improving your teaching career with an advanced degree?