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Interactive Sites for Student Use or Teacher Professional Development

StudySpanish.com Site that offers practice with vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and more. No fee for use of the site. Universal Currency Converter Inspiration Software (Kidspiration) Download the interactive graphic organizer program for a free 30 day trial. WebQuest Searchable site of pre-designed interactive lessons for students. Transparent Language While this site...
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Loan Forgiveness Programs

Select the link below for more information on the specific program. Nebraska - Forgivable Loans EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING ACT FORGIVABLE LOANS (Rule 25) - For Nebraska residents currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate teacher education program at an eligible Nebraska institution: For eligible students working towards their initial certificate...
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Mathematics Education

Welcome to NDE Mathematics Home Page   Nebraska's College and Career Ready Standards for Mathematics Adopted by the State Board of Education on September 4, 2015 2015 Mathematics Standards (vertical) (pdf) 2015 Mathematics Standards (horizontal) (pdf) Nebraska’s standards organized with three levels of specificity: K-12 Comprehensive Statements - Identify broad,...
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Migrant Education Program

MEP Bulletin - CLICK HERE to subscribe to the Nebraska Migrant bulletin for the latest information. To help migrant children and youth meet high academic challenges by overcoming the obstacles created by frequent moves, educational disruption, cultural and language differences, and health-related problems. Ensure that all migrant students reach challenging academic standards and...
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Multicultural/Diversity Education

Power of the Role Models: interactive, downloadable--updated May 2016 Standards NDE standards has incorporated multicultural education. Visit the weblink to review by content area. Standards Webpage   Power of the Role Models Interactive website displaying Native American's from Nebraska and their occupations. https://sites.google.com/a/education.ne.gov/power-of-role-models/    

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National Assessment of Educational Progress

What is NAEP? While states have their own unique assessments with different content standards, the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), provides a “common yardstick” to measure what students across the nation know and can do. NAEP assessments cover ten subject areas, including mathematics, reading, writing, and science. The results...
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Nebraska Adult Education and GED®

COVID-19 GED® Testing Notice Currently, Nebraska GED® Test Centers are closed due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.  The Nebraska Department of Education is working closely with GED® Testing Service to begin remote proctoring of GED® Exams online.  Please visit this website again for updates.  Welcome to Nebraska Adult Education The...
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Nebraska Adult Education Directors

Nebraska Department of Education Tate Lauer, Director Nebraska Department of Education PO Box 94987 Lincoln, NE 68509 402/471-4807  FAX 402/471-0117 tate.lauer@nebraska.gov Carla Stucky Shuck, Consultant 402/471-4806 Carla.stuckyshuck@nebraska.gov Laura Ruppert Adult Education Program Specialist phone: 402/471-4384 laura.ruppert@nebraska.gov Cindy Hauser, Program Associate 402/471-4830 cindy.hauser@nebraska.gov Central Community College Area Ann Chambers, Director PO Box 4903...
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Nebraska Career & Technical Education

The Strengthening Career & Technical Education for the 21st Century law, or “Perkins V,” is a federal education program that invests in secondary, postsecondary and adult Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and the territories. Perkins is: Dedicated to the continuous improvement of and relevancy...
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Nebraska Career & Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs)

DECA DECA is organized around an ambitious goal: to improve education and career opportunities for students interested in careers in marketing, management and entrepreneurship. FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) provides innovative leadership and career development programs for students interested in business administration, management,...
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Nebraska Career Development Toolkit

We believe all individuals should be empowered to choose a meaningful career and education pathway to position themselves for lifelong success. Career Development Career Development is the process by which individuals get to know their strengths and interests; learn how different jobs connect with those interests; explore careers in current...
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Nebraska eBooks

Welcome to the Nebraska eBooks Project! The NeBooks Project is a partnership between schools, state agencies and non-profit organizations across Nebraska for the common purpose of providing quality instructional materials. The initial focus of this project was creating Nebraska focused eBooks for use in meeting 4th grade Nebraska History standards....
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Nebraska Events

  Nebraska Career & Technical Education Conference (Formerly NCE Conference) Younes Conference Center & Kearney area sites Registration Link to be provided at a later date SAVE THE DATE: June 1-4, 2020 NCE Conference registration fee structure: Conference Fee (Tues-Wed) $200.00 (includes lunches and materials) Pre-Conference Fee (Mon) $75.00 (includes...
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Nebraska Future Ready Librarians

Nebraska has adopted the Future Ready framework and convened it's own Future Ready Nebraska Council to assist in guiding the Future Ready Nebraska plan forward. The Council is  committed to using their expertise and knowledge to shape and communicate the vision, strategic objectives, and actions intended to transform the digital education...
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Nebraska Math and Science Partnerships

The Mathematics and Science Partnerships Grant Program, a federal competitive grant program formerly funded under Title II, Part B of the No Child Left Behind Act, was not reauthorized.  This program concluded on September 30, 2018.  For more information, contact Jan Handa at jan.handa@nebraska.gov.

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Nebraska Milken Educators

 Nebraska joined the Milken Educator Awards program in 1996. 43 recipients since program began in Nebraska. $1,100,000 awarded in Nebraska since program began Lyndsay Hartmann, 2019-2020 Nebraska Milken Educator Recipient. Photo courtesy of the Milken Family Foundation. Lyndsay Hartmann and Commissioner Blomstedt with the Milken Obelisk December 2019 Jane Edwards...
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Nebraska Positive Behavioral Interventions and Support

"Whole school approaches like PBiS can change the climate of the a school building. When implemented with fidelity, PBiS creates an orderly, positive and well managed environment and reduces the likeliness that the problems characteristically presented by at-risk students will escalate out of control." ––Jeff Sprague, Institute on Violence and Destructive...
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Nebraska Public Schools Administrators Email Lists

These lists are in Excel format and include name, address, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for superintendents and principals and were last updated on 3/11/2020. The Department of Education does not collect e-mail addresses for teachers.   Contact Please report any changes in e-mail addresses to: ADVISERHelp@Nebraskacloud.org 888-285-0556

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Nebraska School Counseling

COVID-19 Resources for School Counselors NSCA- Nebraska School Counselor Association:  www.neschoolcounselor.org NSCA- Information & Resources during COVID 19:  https://www.neschoolcounselor.org/content.asp?contentid=166 NDE Coronavirus Resources for Schools:  https://www.education.ne.gov/publichealth/resources/   ASCA Toolkits for virtual school counseling: • Crisis Planning and Response • Choosing a College When You Can't Visit Campus • Virtual School Counseling Guidelines • Virtual Elementary School Counseling • Virtual Middle School...
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Nebraska School Safety

Resilience for Educators Training Free training: Teachers & Staff:  Monday, July 13, 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. School Administrators:  Monday, July 20, 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Teachers & Staff:  Monday, July 27, 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Register:  https://nde.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_80Kwc0a2ipvcgfj Nebraska Resilience for Educators Training Omaha Children's Hospital Covid Symptom...
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Nebraska Teacher of the Year

2021 Nebraska Teacher of the Year Application, Nomination Form, Flyer, and News Release: Nebraska Teacher of the Year Application (Electronic fillable form) Nebraska Teacher of the Year Application Printable (Printable PDF form) Nebraska Teacher of the Year Nomination Form (Electronic fillable form) Nebraska Teacher of the Year Application Information and...
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NeMTSS Framework

Starting in August, 8 week Virtual SEL Series designed to strengthen your system to support students and staff. Each week will contain 2 sessions – 1 designed for Leadership and 1 designed for Instructional Staff 8 weeks with strands that include: Equitable Opportunities for All Engaging and Strengthening Partnerships Adults...
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NET Force

Google Drive for NET FORCE Meeting Agendas, Minutes, Activity Reports & Handouts Agenda April 12, 2019 Agenda March 1, 2019 Agenda DRAFT September 7, 2018 Agenda April 13, 2018 Agenda February 2, 2018 Agenda September 22, 2017 Agenda April 24, 2017 Agenda January 13, 2017 Agenda September 23, 2016 Agenda...
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Nutrition Services

COVID 19 Preparedness for School Meals and Child and Adult Food Care Program- Waiver Announcements CNP WAIVERS AT A GLANCE Nutrition Services has put together a comprehensive document to provide guidance on understanding and applying waivers and waiver extensions applicable to Child Nutrition Programs. This document will be updated as...
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