Fine Arts Education
“WELCOME” to NDE Fine Arts Home Page!
Thank you for your interest in Media Arts, Visual Arts, Dance, Music, and Theatre.
We invite you to join with us in our journey of upholding the mission, vision, and values
of the Nebraska Department of Education.
Contact Us Debbie.DeFrain@nebraska.gov
Fine Arts Standards Draft
December 6, 2013
The Nebraska State Board of Education is seeking public comment on the new Nebraska K-12 Fine Arts standards. The comments from school personnel and patrons will be helpful and considered as the Nebraska State Board of Education and the Nebraska Department of Education staff work to finalize the new Fine Arts standards.
There are several ways to provide comment:
- Through an electronic Survey (available December 16, 2013-January 17, 2014)
- State Board Testimony – at the beginning of the monthly State Board of Education meeting http://www.education.ne.gov/StateBoard/Public_Participation.html
- Public Meeting Testimony (January 16)
More information will be available on http://www.education.ne.gov/FineArts/index.html
- Written Correspondence
Fine Arts Standards Input: Debbie DeFrain
Nebraska Department of Education
PO Box 94987
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509-4987
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.
in your neighborhood
in the US
around the world
for learners of ALL ages
for Fine Arts advocates
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