Frequently Asked Questions

In response to the questions most frequently asked about the Nebraska Reading Improvement Act (Section 79-2601-79-2607), the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) has provided the information below. For further questions, please contact or  For the Spanish Version, please click here.

This guidance document is advisory in nature but is binding on an agency until amended by such agency. A guidance document does not include internal procedural documents that only affect the internal operations of the agency and does not impose additional requirements or penalties on regulated parties or include confidential information or rules and regulations made in accordance with the Administrative Procedure Act. If you believe that this guidance document imposes additional requirements or penalties on regulated parties, you may request a review of the document. For comments regarding this document contact

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Major Requirements

Individualized Reading Improvement Plans

Assessment and Progress Monitoring


Parental Notification and Support


Summer Reading Programs

Updated October 22, 2019 9:54am