Please log onto your portal accounts and go to the “My Profile” tab and check to make sure your contact information (especially the email address) is up to date. It is very important to keep this information updated as the Department of Education uses the email address that is in the users’ Portal account to send vital information.
NDE Portal

2020-2021 ADVISER Data Elements

Public Schools, Special Purpose Schools and ESU’s

A revised 2020-2021 ADVISER Data Elements is now available on the ADVISER Resources website. Updates include new Calendar Events (Instructional Day – In School, Instructional Day – Split School and Remote, and Instructional Day – Remote Learning), new Digital Equity elements (such as Device Access and Internet Access in Residence) and updates to the guidance for Special Education Setting codes. Please let the NDE Helpdesk know if there are any questions.

Contact Information: NDE Helpdesk ( or 888-285-0556)

Reminder: 2020-2021 ADVISER Vendor Certification Available

As a reminder, districts can view the status of their Student Information System vendor ADVISER Certification Status for the 2020-2021 school year by visiting This information is updated as changes occur in certification. If you have any questions about this process, please let us know.

Contact Information: NDE Helpdesk ( or 888-285-0556)