Public Education Department

About the Department

Welcome to the New Mexico Public Education Department. The PED partners with educators, families and communities to holistically prepare healthy, secure students for college, career, and life. Our mission is to ensure that Students in New Mexico are engaged in a culturally and linguistically responsive educational system that meets the social, emotional, and academic needs of ALL students.

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Ryan Stewart

Ryan Stewart

Ryan Stewart is an educator with diverse classroom and leadership experience in public education and education reform. He previously served as executive director of the Partners in School Innovation mid-Atlantic region and as executive director of the Office of School Improvement and Innovation at the School District of Philadelphia, the eighth-largest school district in the country.

Contact Information

PED Main: 505-257-8891

For Licensure inquiries, please call 505-231-4443 or visit our Licensure contact page.