By Mary McPhail Gray
NVW Board Chair
In a recent meeting a teacher with 40 years of experience in the Taos School District described Taos as a “sweet village” when he first arrived. There are significant differences between then and now.
Most students were bilingual, and while there were gangs—and “each one had its name and corner in the hall”—there were only about two fights a year. Students seemed to get along, and families were organized and responsive to school concerns.
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