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Northeast QMC Region 2024-02-21T04:53:21-07:00

Asha Hernandez
QMC Team Lead
asha.hernandez@ped.nm.gov
505-366-1078

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Northeast (Taos) Community Schools

Carlos F. Vigil Middle School
Amy Biehl Community School
Nina Otero Community School
Kearny Elementary School
Chaparral Elementary School
Santa Fe High School
Milagro Middle School
Rio Gallinas Charter School
Peñasco High School
Peñasco Elementary School
Ranchos Elementary School
Taos International School
Vista Grande Charter High School
Taos Academy
Taos Integrated School of the Arts
Anansi Charter School
Arroyos Del Norte Elementary


Asha is a Spanish-English bilingual borderlands educator with a passion for arts-based learning and a strong faith in the praxis and practice of Asset-Based Community Development. She holds an MA from UNM in Art Education with TESOL certification, and completed her BA in Anthropology at Penn State University. A lifelong learner, she has also studied at the Universidad Iberoamericana in México, and has a great love for Mesoamerican archeology. In 2002, Asha began her journey towards promoting positive educational outcomes as a test prep tutor serving fellow undergrads. Since then, she has worked as a community organizer, community educator, community advocate, and pro bono legal program coordinator. She spent years crossing the US-México border for work while living in Ciudad Juárez, and has worked in México, Guatemala, and Spain. Over the years, Asha has been honored to be able to work as a community educator at La Mesa Elementary as part of the innovative TECLA Teacher Education Collaborative program, as a Community Schools Coordinator in Sierra County, and as a Family Engagement Liaison for Gadsden Independent School District.

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