Nebraska

Teacher performance pay may soon be coming to the Cornhusker State.
April 21, 2010 – Education Week
Nebraska high school students soon will be required to take more courses in core subjects in order to graduate.
January 20, 2010 – Education Week
September 27, 2009 – AP
Public colleges and universities in Georgia, Idaho and Nebraska are also considering drastic cost-cutting measures to make up for losses in state revenue.
December 2, 2008 – Education Week
Educators expect few significant changes to schooling from the anti-affirmative action passed by voters.
November 19, 2008 – Education Week
For a state with a small enrollment, Nebraska is looking at some big changes in education policy—and those who set it.
April 30, 2008 – Education Week
Less than a year after mandating statewide reading and math tests as an alternative to Nebraska’s unique grassroots assessments, state lawmakers are poised to neuter the district-level tests altogether.
March 26, 2008 | Updated: May 4, 2016 – Education Week
Gov. Heineman is calling for a simplified student-measurement system, increased parental involvement, and more-rigorous academic standards to close the achievement gap and increase overall academic performance.
January 23, 2008 – Education Week
States are dealing with complications over funding, resistance from residents, and criticism that the plans may not save as much money as promised.
October 24, 2007 – Education Week

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