Omaha district considering giving free meals to all students - Education
Nebraska Bill Would Lower Minimum Wage for Students - Education Week
Some Nebraska teenagers could receive a lower minimum wage next year under a proposed measure that would create a new class defined as "young student workers"—high schoolers younger than 18 who would continue to earn $8 an hour in 2016 when the standard minimum increases to $9.
Districts Redefine Role of Principal Supervisors - Education Week
School districts are working to retool the responsibilities of principal supervisors, who have traditionally been charged with making sure principals—and the schools they run—comply with rules and regulations.
Nebraska Working to Correct State Assessment Problem - Education Week
Nebraska officials say they have pinpointed the source of technical problems that hampered statewide writing tests earlier this year.
State of the States: Nebraska - Education Week
Gov. Dave Heineman used part of his speech to blast the federal Affordable Care Act, saying its mandatory provisions will cost the state.
Teacher Evaluation a Hurdle for SIG Schools - Education Week
Many in the School Improvement Grant program have yet to overhaul teacher rating and reward systems.
Pre-K Assessments - Education Week
A new policy brief reviews the assessments currently used in 40 states to weigh the skills of their youngest learners.
State of the States - Education Week
Here are summaries of recent annual addresses by governors around the country.
Neb. Bill Would Arm Teachers - Education Week
A state lawmaker introduced legislation that would allow school administrators, teachers, and security personnel to carry concealed handguns in school.
Omaha Public Schools board OKs longer school days - Education Week
New private school in Omaha offers free tuition - Education Week
Lincoln schools offering guaranteed hours to attract drivers - Education
Teachers still sought in home economics field - Education Week
Common-Core Materials Penetrate Every State - Education Week
Even teachers in states that never adopted the standards are downloading common-core-aligned curricula for their classrooms.
Nebraska school districts face substitute teacher shortage - Education Week
Lincoln schools raise budget for English-language learners - Education Week
NU to offer 150 scholarships for virtual scholars program - Education Week
Report: 8 serious cheating incidents in Nebraska testing - Education Week
More student exchanges sought between Nebraska, Mexico - Education Week
ACLU of Nebraska warns school district about loyalty pledge - Education
Nebraska adding high school sports for disabled students - Education Week
School board cuts class rank, replaces it with other honors - Education
Proposed Nebraska math standards aimed at deep understanding - Education
New trial ordered in case against Nebraska school district - Education Week
Nebraska test scores show progress in reading, writing, math - Education
Agriculture education programs spreading in Nebraska - Education Week
District rolls out revamped elementary computer curriculum - Education Week
Nebraska Education Board adopts new statewide math standards - Education
Nebraska lawmakers hear options for more affordable college - Education
Drones increasingly becoming common part of education - Education Week
Nebraska high schools may soon allow transgender athletes - Education Week
Nebraska tribe gets $519,033 federal education grant - Education Week
Lakeview Community Schools add attendance monitor position - Education Week
Nebraska schools trying out new student data system - Education Week
Lancaster truancy project boosting grades, attendance - Education Week
State board seeks funds for program including sex education - Education
Manufacturers give Hastings students early exposure to work - Education
Property tax, school funding ideas slowly taking shape - Education Week
Nebraska students of all races improve in proficiency tests - Education
Elementary school teachers discuss learning retention method - Education
Beatrice school uses class time for college applications - Education Week
ACLU urges supportive transgender policy for school sports - Education Week
Nebraska holds off on further action on education law waiver - Education