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Amalia Humada-Ludeke

Associate Professor of Educational Management and Development
Las Cruces Campus


Expert Background

associate professor of educational management and development, is offering a course for future school administrators focusing on using data to guide leadership strategies. The course is a new offering resulting from a need to prepare future administrators to effectively deal with No Child Left Behind requirements. Humada-Ludeke's research includes examining the changing roles of leadership, culturally responsive leadership, the changing role of higher education in collaborative partnerships and K-12 preparation programs, and the implications of local, state and federal policy initiatives. Prior to entering higher education, she served as a principal at a large urban school involved in school reform initiatives, allowing her to gain first-hand experience in the multitude of inequitable conditions threatening to marginalize many students in large urban schools. Humada-Ludeke may be reached at her office at (575) 646-2139 or via e-mail at ludeke@nmsu.edu.