LEAP Coach

Elena Salazar

Elena Salazar was a high school teacher, administrator, and principal in the Albuquerque Public School system for over 30 years.

As a high school principal, Elena supported efforts to establish a collaborative community that actively used data to drive instruction and led staff collaboration efforts through system-wide professional learning communities.

Elena continues to improve classroom instruction and student achievement as an instructional leader and CES SITE Coordinator.

She has always believed that the key to success is supporting quality teaching, teacher leadership, and promoting the belief that all students can learn, improve, and succeed.