English Learner Programs

Nebraska’s EL Mission

To lead and support academic language learning so that English Learners have meaningful access to high-quality instruction that will prepare them for learning, earning, and living.

NDE Vision

Partnering for the best education for all . . . for life.

NDE Values

Equity of access and opportunity
Honesty, integrity, and trust
Quality programs and services
Visionary and participatory leadership
A positive, can-do attitude
Accountability for results
Respect for individuals and individual differences
Equity of opportunities and outcomes
Excellence through continuous improvement

Updated July 5, 2023 8:40am