State Board Agendas

Meeting Notification, Agendas, and Support Materials

The Nebraska State Board of Education will hold an in-person monthly Board meeting on Friday, October 2, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. at The Cornhusker Hotel (Lancaster Room), 333 South 13th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508. Six-foot social distancing will be practiced and masks are required. The Department of Education is in consultation with the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department to develop a plan for the meeting. Please check back at this website for further details as the meeting approaches.

Except for emergency items added at the times of the meeting, the agenda will not be changed less than 24 hours prior to the start of the meeting and any changes will be immediately posted on the website.

The Board will attempt to adhere to the sequence of the published agenda, but reserves the right to adjust the order of items if necessary and may elect to take action on any of the items listed.

If you need interpreter services or other reasonable accommodations, please contact the Nebraska Department of Education at 402-471-5059 five (5) days prior to the meeting to coordinate arrangements.

An electronic version of the agenda and support materials are available on the State Board of Education’s Agenda webpage.

Live Internet Broadcast –
State Board of Education Business Meeting – October 2, 2020 (9:00 a.m.)

While members of the public may attend the meeting, a written public comment option will be provided.  Per Board Policy B9, individuals will need to identify him or herself  by including their name in any written public comment.  If members of the public would like to provide written public comment to the board (either through phone or computer), please submit to Ryan Foor at ryan.foor@nebraska.gov by Thursday, October 1, at 12:00 noon.

If members of the public are attending the in-person meeting, masks are required and additional guidelines will be followed by anyone in attendance.  State Board of Education Meeting COVID-19 Protocol

Access to the meeting will be made available to members of the public and members of the media by live internet broadcast via the Nebraska Department of Education’s YouTube channel. The meeting will be recorded and available after the meeting on the NDE YouTube channel.

Except for emergency items added at the times of the meeting, the agenda will not be changed less than 24 hours prior to the start of the meeting and any changes will be immediately posted on the website.

An electronic version of the agenda and support materials are available on the State Board of Education’s Agenda webpage.

Open Meetings Act

AGENDA:

OCTOBER 1, 2020 STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION RETREAT (3:30 p.m.)
*Please note, the Retreat will not be broadcast
The Nebraska Department of Education, 301 Centennial Mall South, 6th Floor, Lincoln, NE 68509-4987

OCTOBER 2, 2020 STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION MEETING (9:00 a.m.)
The Cornhusker Hotel
Lancaster Room
333 South 13th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508

While members of the public may attend the meeting, a written public comment option will be provided.  Per Board Policy B9, individuals will need to identify him or herself by including their name in any written public comment.  If members of the public would like to provide written public comment to the board (either through phone or computer), please submit to Ryan Foor at ryan.foor@nebraska.gov by Thursday, October 1, at 12:00 noon.

If members of the public are attending the in-person meeting, masks are required and additional guidelines will be followed by anyone in attendance.  State Board of Education Meeting COVID-19 Protocol

January 9, 2020 State Board Annual Orientation (10:00 a.m.)
*Please note, the Annual Orientation will not be broadcast
January 10, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

February 6, 2020 Work Session (10:00 a.m.)
February 6, 2020 Legislative Priorities Session (3:00 p.m.)
*Please note, the Work Session and the Legislative Priorities Session will not be broadcast
February 7, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

March 5, 2020 Work Session (10:00 a.m.)
*Please note, the Work Session will not be broadcast
March 6, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

April 3, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)
Amended Nebraska Teacher and Principal Performance Standards

May 8, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

June 5, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

June 17, 2020 State Board Special Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

August 7, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

September 4, 2020 State Board Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

October 1, 2020 State Board Retreat (3:30 p.m.)
*Please note, the Retreat will not be broadcast
October 2, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)
The Cornhusker Hotel, Lancaster Room, 333 South 13th Street, Lincoln, NE 68508

November 12, 2020 Nebraska Teacher of the Year and Awards of Excellence Luncheon (11:00 a.m.)
Nebraska State Education Association, 605 South 14th Street, 4th Floor, Lincoln, Nebraska
November 12, 2020 Work Session as needed
November 13, 2020 State Board Business Meeting (9:00 a.m.)

December 11, 2020 End of year committee transition; Business Meeting as needed

Updated September 25, 2020 8:15am