Emma J. Galindo Armendariz
Class of 1964
In recognition of 36 years
of teaching bilingual education, Emma J Galindo Armendariz is hereby named
to the Western New Mexico University Education Hall of Fame.
Emma Armendariz's first love is teaching. This love has allowed her to
emerge as a nationally recognized "Teacher Leader" in bilingualism
and biliteracy in New Mexico. Throughout her career, Mrs. Armendariz has
enhanced students achievement through family involvement, arts-based curricula,
and language immersion. Mrs. Armendariz has stood by her conviction that
all students can learn and should be given every opportunity to do so
in a stimulating, nurturing, and supportive environment.