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NCLB Qualified Teacher Forms and Information Section

* Nebraska Revised State Plan (2008 pdf)
* District Information (pdf)
* HOUSSE Application NDE 34-031 (Word format)
* Teacher Information and Instructions (2008 pdf)
* Requirements for Public School Teachers (2008 pdf)
* Teacher Testing Requirements (New to Elementary) (pdf)
* Qualified Teachers Out of State Requirements (2007 pdf)
* Qualified Teachers Special Education Criteria (2008 pdf)
* Qualified Teachers Special Eduation Teacher Definitions (2009 pdf)

* See Contact Information (Bottom of the Page)

Title II Qualified Teacher Reference

ESEA/NCLB Title II: Parts A-B-D NCLB Highly Qualified Teachers/Principals

NCLB Qualified Teacher Lookup System (outside link)
NCLB Qualified Teacher Requirement Frequent Asked Questions (2008 pdf)

Federal Law and Definition Part A

Title II - Part A of the Elementary and Secondary Act of 1965 as Amended by the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001

Section 2102 Purpose
The purpose of this part is to provide grants to State educational agencies, local educational agencies, State agencies for higher education, and eligible partnerships in order to:

  1. increase student academic achievement through strategies such as improving teacher and principal quality and increasing the number of highly qualified teachers in the classroom and highly qualified principals and assistant principals in schools; and
  2. hold local educational agencies and schools accountable for improvements in student academic achievement.

Teacher-to-Teacher Training Corps

  • Click here to view Teacher to Teacher Training Corps Information release

Staff/Teacher Attestation Form for Schools

Contact Information (Outside Title I)

Mike Kissler, 402-471-2741 or mike.kissler@nebraska.gov

Qualified Teachers Program

Pat Madsen, Program Specialist
ph: 402-471-4863 fax: 471-5127
pat.madsen@nebraska.gov
  Adria Bace, Program Specialist
ph: 402-471-4312 fax: 402-471-5022
adria.bace@nebrasa.gov