"ATE Day" August 4th, 2018
Association of Teacher Educators
August 4 is "ATE Day" in New Mexico for ATE's 2018 Summer Conference in Albuquerque
The 2018 Summer Conference of the Association of Teacher Educators will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, at two premier hotels: the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town and the Hotel Chaco. Dates of the Summer Conference are August 3-7, 2018. The theme selected by President Patricia Tate is Educators at the Forefront: New Dimensions for Clinical Preparation and Development of Educators.
In recognition of ATE's 2018 Summer Conference, New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez has issued a proclamation naming August 4, 2018, the date of the opening General Session, as "The Association of Teacher Educators Day" throughout New Mexico.
The proclamation reads:
State of New Mexico
Santa Fe, New Mexico
WHEREAS, the Association of Teacher Educators (ATE) was founded in 1920, and current members represent over 700 Colleges and Universities, 500 major school systems, and the majority of state education departments; and
WHEREAS, ATE is located in Washington, D.C., where it represents its members' interests before governmental agencies and educational organizations; and
WHEREAS, the theme of this year's Association of Teacher Educators Summer Conference held in Albuquerque, N.M., is "Educators at the Forefront: New Dimensions for Clinical Preparation and Development of Educators"; and
WHEREAS, the conference theme serves as a call to teacher educators to investigate new techniques of clinical preparation for all teachers;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Susana Martinez, Governor of the State of New Mexico, do hereby proclaim August 4th, 2018 as "The Association of Teacher Educators Day" throughout the State of New Mexico.
Signed at the Executive Office this 23rd day of July, 2018.
Witness my hand and the Great Seal of the State of New Mexico.
/s/ Susana Martinez
Maggie Toulouse Oliver, Secretary of State
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