Official State of Nebraska website - Return to Nebraska.gov

The purposes of Title III are to:

  1. Improve the education of limited English proficient (LEP) children by assisting them to learn English and meeting challenging state, academic and student academic achievement standards. AND
  2. Provide enhanced instructional opportunities for immigrant children and youth.

Contact Information

Terri Schuster, 402-471-4694
terri.schuster@nebraska.gov

IMPORTANT NOTICE: RECENTLY ARRIVED IMMIGRANT STUDENTS

AUGUST 2014: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Fact Sheet: Education Services for Immigrant Children and Those Recently Arrived to the United States (pdf)

Fact sheet on educational services for immigrant children and those recently arrived to the United States. The fact sheet identifies existing resources that may be helpful to communities enrolling immigrant children, including newly arrived immigrant children.

Updates

Title III Updates AND 2014-15 ELDA Updates August 2014

Latino Summit Registration Site and Information (October 20, 2014, Lincoln)

Title III Administrator Days Presentation July 2014 (pdf)
ELP Standards Draft August 2014 (pdf)
Title III Accountability Manual 2013 (pdf) (updated January 2014)
Nebraska ELL Program Guide: Administrators 2013 (updated May 2013)
Nebraska ELL Program Guide: Teachers 2013 (updated May 2013)
Rule 15 and Implementation Guide Overview (presented Administrator's Days July 2012)

ELDA Testing Windows for 2014-2015

Febuary 9-March202015

Poverty and Limited English Plans

For assistance with Limited English Proficiency or Poverty Plans, please go to the Poverty and Limited English Proficiency Plan webpage. http://www.education.ne.gov/povertyandlep