Driving New Mexico Adult Education Forward through Professional Learning, Communication, and Support


Propel NM is the professional learning provider for adult education and adult literacy programs funded through AEFLA and the New Mexico Higher Education Department. Learn all about current opportunities and updates here.

What's New in New Mexico Adult Education

Congratulations,  Dr. Katya Backhaus!

Read about how Dr. Katya Backhaus, State High School Equivalency and Data Administrator at NMHED received MPAEA's Award of Excellence. All of our programs appreciate the tremendous support and expertise that Katya so willingly shares.

Here are additional details from NMHED's website. 

Upcoming Events

7/17 NMAE Directors Meeting 

7/18 Literacy Directors Meeting 

8/1 Monthly Data Update Due

8/6-7 NROC Institute for Student Success

MPAEA Is Coming to New Mexico!

The 2025 Mountain Plains Adult Education Association/NMAEA Conference will be at the Tamaya Resort & Spa in February. Save the date now to attend this amazing professional learning opportunity!

What Are You Looking for Today?

Find information about New Mexico's Professional Learning Projects including Coaching, ELT, TBR, and TSTM

Find information about New Mexico's Adult Education Professional Competencies

Find information about New Mexico Adult Education Policies and Forms

Find information specifically for New Mexico's Adult Literacy Grantees

Upcoming Professional Learning Opportunities

TBR is offered in VE (Virtual Edition) and In-Person formats. Use the link above to register for upcoming sessions.

The ELL Open Forum meets the first Wednesday of each month at 12:30 p.m. during the school year. Our next session is coming in September.

Monthly Calendar

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Are You Looking for More Information About New Mexico Adult Education or Adult Literacy?

NM Adult Education & Literacy Bilingual Hotline is Live!

NMHED has a new English/Spanish hotline to provide information to future learners and others who want information about adult education or adult literacy in their community.


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