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USDE ESSA Guidance

ESSA Guidance

The Nebraska Department of Education receives funding under Title III based on the number of English Learners and Immigrant youth identified by schools in the state. In turn, districts receive funds based on the number of students identified.
The following is guidance provided since the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed into law:

The following is guidance provided before the reauthorization of the law. 

Important Notice:  Recently Arrived Immigrant Children

SEPTEMBER 2014: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Fact Sheet II: Additional Questions and Answers Enrolling New Immigrants Students (pdf)
This fact sheet supplements the August 2014 publication “Education Services for Immigrant Children and Those Recently Arrived to the United States” (below)

AUGUST 2014: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Fact Sheet I: Education Services for Immigrant Children and Those Recently Arrived to the United States (pdf)

Fact sheet on educational services for immigrant children and those recently arrived to the United States. The fact sheet identifies existing resources that may be helpful to communities enrolling immigrant children, including newly arrived immigrant children.