Nebraska Department of Education

Launch Nebraska

The NDE is proud to announce Launch Nebraska, a comprehensive guide, planning toolkit, and professional learning resource that schools and districts can use to address needs that may arise during summer learning and in the reopening of schools.


The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act provides specific funding sources for Local Education Agencies to address the impact that COVID-19 has had, and continues to have, on elementary and secondary schools.

2020 Vision: Focus on Data Quality On-Demand Videos

This series offers pre-recorded, short, informational videos addressing key data topics in Nebraska. Topics include ADVISER dashboard and validation, CTE Accountability Indicators, the Statewide Longitudinal Data System and more!

Board Meeting Notification, Agendas, and Support Materials

Coronavirus Resources for Schools

The NDE is committed to assisting school communities during public health emergencies. We support school districts in their decisions to keep student and staff safety their top priority. Should a crisis arise, NDE will work closely with other state and federal agencies to ensure continuation of critical services to students, families, and educators and the restoration of the teaching and learning environment.

Disruption & Innovation

This year has been one of great change and disruption. As we embark on this year’s theme, Disruption & Innovation, we will explore and support promising new innovations that advance educational equity. More information will be available soon at

News Releases


Request For Proposal for Educator Effectiveness consultancy

The State of Nebraska, Department of Education, is issuing this Request for Proposal, NDE.EE1357.2020 for the purpose of selecting a qualified contractor to provide Educator Effectiveness consultancy.

EE RFP 2020

Answers and clarifying of questions

The sealed proposals will be opened virtually on June 8, 2020, at 2 pm.  The bidding entities will be announced at this time and public viewing of the announcement may be accessed via the following link:

Vendors may contact Kim Snyder at to schedule an appointment for viewing proposals after the virtual opening date.