"The biggest difference [compared with my early years of teaching] is the relationship teachers have with the Public Education Department. In my early years, I never had any interaction with the Public Education Department. Now, I have a working relationship. I think that has been life-changing in and of itself ... just that openness and transparency the PED has, and the unwavering support from my district."
— "Clovis teacher receives Milken Educator Award", Eastern New Mexico News