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The following positions were recently posted:
Coordinator of Student Services
Work Location: Kearney – YRTC
Application Deadline: 3/31/2021
Six Disability Examiner Trainees
Work Location: DDS

Do Right, Right Now 2-3-2021

Even after you’re vaccinated, it’s important to keep wearing a mask, social distancing and washing your hands. Learn why:

Week in Review 1/29/2021

A campaign to educate communities on the COVID-19 vaccine and a big move for the Nebraska Department of Education  in Lincoln highlight the #WeekInReview.

Week In Review 1-22-2021

Welcome to the end of the week. That means it’s time to look back with a #WeekInReview. This week we highlight Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I Love Public Schools Day, and education bills at the Capitol.

Week in Review Video

Week in Review 09-18-2020

We are all about the celebrations this week in the Week in Review. Check out the latest news from the NDE.

Week in Review 09-11-2020

The Commissioner provides updates on the start of the school year and guidance on teacher quarantines, plus updates on attendance and more in this WeekInReview.

We are Hiring

Come work with us! The Nebraska Department of Education is looking for a Vocational Rehabilitation Training & Development Specialist to provide training for Nebraska Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) employees. #Jobs #GovernmentJobs

Week in Review 6/19/2020

This weeks #WeekInReview fills you in on some of the news, notes, & events involving NDE this week including students heading back to school in the fall. Week in Review Video

Week in Review for 5-29-2020

Check out the Nebraska Department of Education’s #WeekInReview which will fill you in on the news notes and events that have happened recently involving NDE.

Launch Nebraska Zoom Webinar Today May 26th

Join us at 4:30pm CT TODAY to explore evidence-based practices that address unfinished learning in literacy, including Nebraska ELA Instructional Shifts & high-quality instructional materials! Sign up here: Zoom Webinar

Launch Nebraska site

New Launch Nebraska Website

The Nebraska Department of Education is proud to announce the creation of Launch Nebraska, a website dedicated to providing tools, actions, opportunities, and resources to support the complex planning and preparation needed by Nebraska school systems as they work to restart schools and support students as they transition back to school buildings. You can read more here : Launch Nebraska

Over the weekend Commissioner Blomstedt was on “Consider This” to talk about the current state of education and learning and to look ahead. You can watch the interview here

Week in Review for 4-10-2020

Time for a very busy Week In Review with emergency resolutions and major education plan approvals. Here are the highlights from the NDE.

Week in Review 03-20-2020

This Week in Review is all about the Coronavirus and what Nebraska Department of Education and the Commissioner of Education are doing to help supportr schools in alternative learning environments. We will get through this together.


Coronavirus Resources

Public Health Resources for Districts, Schools, Students, and Families:
The Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) is committed to assisting school communities during public health emergencies. We support school districts in their decisions to keep student and staff safety their top priority. Should a crisis arise, NDE will work closely with other state and federal agencies to ensure continuation of critical services to students, families, and educators and the restoration of the teaching and learning environment.

Coronavirus Resource Page