Introducing SPEAK UP New Mexico!
SPEAK UP New Mexico is a statewide awareness and educational initiative of the New Mexico Public Education Department that can SAVE LIVES!
SPEAK UP New Mexico provides students with TOOLS to improve the safety of their schools and communities. Based on the fact that in 81% of school shootings the attackers tell other students about their plans beforehand, The SPEAK UP New Mexico program empowers students to report threats of weapon-related violence.
SPEAK UP New Mexico features an ANONYMOUS TOLL-FREE HOTLINE for students to report threats of violence at school - 1-866-SPEAK-UP.
The SPEAK UP New Mexico hotline is supported by a school-based awareness initiative, as well as a statewide media campaign including powerful public service announcements.