New Mexico FCCLA Advisor Update

News from CTLP - January 27, 2020

State News

Important Deadlines and Events

National Virtual Leadership Experience: December 8 - February 12, $150.00 per chapter

State Advisor Q&A - January 28, 2021 at 5:30 pm MST NOTICE TIME CHANGE

Virtual State Leadership Conference Registration Opens- January 29, 2021

Virtual Regional Invitational and Career/College Fair - January 30, 2021 9:00 am - 4:00 pm MST

CTE Month - February

Advocacy Training - February 2, 6:00 pm MST

National FCCLA Week - February 8-12

Virtual State Leadership Conference Registration Closes - February 12, 2021, 11:59 pm MST

Voting Delegate and Alternate Voting Delegate Information due - February 12, 2021

State and National Officer Application due -February 12, 2021

Virtual State Competitive Events Submission Opens - February 13, 2021, 8:00 am MST

Virtual State Competitive Events Submission Closes - February 24, 2021, 5:00 pm MST

Advisors Q&A - State Updates

Don't forget that we have our meetings now at 5:30 pm. We will be discussing the following:


  • NMAA Eligibility
  • Chapter of Distinction new deadline
  • State Officer Candidates
  • Virtual Competitions - State and National
  • State Registration
  • Any other questions you may have


Donna Corder is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.


Topic: FCCLA Advisors Q&A

Time: Jan 28, 2021 05:30 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)

Every week on Thu, until May 27, 2021, 20 occurrence(s)

Feb 4, 2021 05:30 PM

Feb 11, 2021 05:30 PM

Feb 18, 2021 05:30 PM

Feb 25, 2021 05:30 PM

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NMAA Eligibility Guidelines - Update

Enclosed is the eligibility guidelines as set by the New Mexico Athletic Association (NMAA). As a CTSO, we fall under their guidelines for our competitive events. The guidelines are below. We will be discussing some special circumstances at the Advisor Q&A this week.



  • Students with 2.0 or higher average and no F's - Eligible
  • Students with 2.0 or higher cumulative average and one F - Eligible (This is for Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors only)
  • Students with more than one F - must follow guidelines listed in document below to regain eligibility

Virtual State Leadership Conference

Registration for the Virtual State Leadership Conference opens up TOMORROW. A specific SMORE will be sent out with details. Be checking your email. We will be going over this at this week's Advisor Q&A.

National News

Don't forget: Virtual Leadership Experience - December 8 - February 12

Virtual Leadership Experience (VLE) has started and will continue until February 12, 2021. You still have time to register for this event and use the many resources for your FCS classes. The following highlights and more will be available as a resource for advisers and members to download and utilize within the VLE platform:

  • FCS and FCCLA National Program and partner highlights
  • FCCLA Chapter Management presentations
  • Career Pathway lesson plans and interviews with industry experts
  • National Program lesson plans with handouts and activities
  • Real World Skills lesson plans
  • Fundraising presentations
  • Some of the best Virtual National Leadership Conference sessions
  • National Executive Council motivational moments
  • Competitive Events recognition
  • Motivational speakers with activity resources
  • FCS Industry and University Fair
  • FCCLA Week planning board and celebration


The registration fee is $150 for a whole chapter and provides access for every affiliated adviser and member. VLE registration closes February 12, 2021. NOTE: This is a taped event and will not be hosted live. All sessions are pre-taped.

New Mexico CTLP

Donna Corder - State Advisor - fccla@nmctso.com

Linda Ortiz - State Officer Coordinator - lindaortizfccla@gmail.com

Gayle Murdock - Advisor Mentor - gmurdock54@gmail.com

Glenda DePaula - Judge Coordinator - glendadepaula@yahoo.com

Robin Slutz - Competitive Events Coordinator