Press Releases

September 2017

Sep 21st

NEBRASKA SUBMITS AMBITIOUS ESSA PLAN TO U.S.D.E.

The Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) has submitted the state’s Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan to the U.S. Department of Education for review. ESSA was signed by President Barack Obama in 2015 and requires states to set their own long-term achievement goals.

Sep 13th

COMMISSIONER BLOMSTEDT TO JOIN SECRETARY DEVOS IN OMAHA

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will be in both Omaha and Lincoln on day three of her 2017 “Rethink School” tour. Nebraska Commissioner of Education Matthew Blomstedt will join Secretary DeVos Thursday as she tours Nelson Mandela Elementary School in Omaha and St. Mary’s Catholic School and Lincoln Public [...]

Sep 12th

COMMISSIONER BLOMSTEDT TO JOIN SECRETARY DEVOS IN OMAHA

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos will be in both Colorado and Nebraska on day two of her 2017 “Rethink School” tour. Nebraska Commissioner of Education Matthew Blomstedt will join Secretary DeVos Wednesday evening as she tours Midland University’s Omaha campus. 

August 2017

Aug 9th

reVISION GRANTS AWARDED TO NEBRASKA SCHOOLS

The Nebraska Board of Education awarded reVision Grants to schools across the state to help develop Nebraska’s talent pipelines for economic growth and workforce development while strengthening high school Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs.  Schools will receive either Initial Grants or Action Grants.

July 2017

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