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Derrick Adkins

Teaching Policy Fellow
Albuquerque Public Schools
Siembra Leadership High School
Project teacher/advisor
Success isn’t easy. It takes time, hard work and dedication but whatever it may be to you Don’t give up always trust the process and follow through.

Derrick Adkins is a Teacher/Advisor at Siembra Siembra Leadership High School in Albuquerque, New Mexico where he serves as project teacher/advisor. Derrick is an accomplished level 3 teacher who supports new teachers as the On-Site Teacher Mentor. He created and coordinates an evening school program for students in need of additional support to graduate. Derrick currently holds a license in School Administration and serves as Administration Support Specialist at his school site. He graduated from the University of New Mexico with a BA in History and MA in Secondary Education and is currently completing his master’s program in Education Administration at Eastern New Mexico University.