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Debra Wehrmann DeFrain,
Director of Fine Arts Education
ofc: 402-471-3142/fax: 402-471-0117,




Fine Arts Education

Administrator Days

Click for the PowerPoint for Debbie's session "Successfully Implementing Nebraska K-12 Fine Arts Standards."
NDE Administrators' Days, 30 July 2014, Kearney, NE



Fine Arts Standards

Thank you for your interest in Fine Arts education. Listed below are the Fine Arts Standards, adopted on March 4, 2014.

The glossaries contain frequently updated resources.

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Media Arts
Visual Arts

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K-2 Standards
3-5 Standards
6-8 Standards
9-12 Standards

Media Arts Glossary
Music Glossary
Dance Glossary
Visual Arts Glossary
Theatre Glossary

Why Fine Arts Education?

Standards – In the works now with 2014 as our goal! Please check back for updates.
Support – for district educators and administrators...
Assessments – Fine Arts in Nebraska are NOT assessed.


Debra Wehrmann DeFrain, Director of Fine Arts Education
Nebraska Department of Education; Curriculum, Instruction, and Innovation Team
ofc: 402-471-3142/fax: 402-471-0117,
301 Centennial Mall South  P.O. Box 94987     Lincoln, NE 68509-4987