Federal report on NM education highlights need for improvement

We at the Rio Grande Foundation aren’t big fans of the federal government’s involvement in education policy on principle, but their report (you can read it here) has some useful nuggets. The following chart highlights serious issues with New Mexico schools regarding their accountability systems and fiscal controls. Seems like improving upon these would have helped avoid having federal and state taxpayers from having been ripped off by former Democrat Rep. (and APS administrator) Sheryl Williams Stapleton.