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RT @LPSorg: Reports that U.S. public education is failing are not true, and here's why, with video http://t.co/ZR9ESy2L9E #lnk #nebedu

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Meet Rosa Reyes with @CompletelyKids1. Here's how she's helping @ops_liberty parents – (9:01) http://t.co/oW8vzxRmo6 http://t.co/hRes8M1R5k

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Thursday, September 25, 2014

It Takes a Community: Valley County

Recently, Nebraska Loves Public Schools released It Takes a Community, which explores how community partnerships provide students with greater access to educational opportunities and how engagement with our public schools helps ensure the vitality of our state. When it comes to community engagement with local students, look no further than Valley County, Nebraska. The community of… Watch the Film


Monday, September 8, 2014

It Takes a Community

There are many different factors that go into the education of a child. There’s classroom learning time, extracurriculars, health and nutrition, other basic needs, socio-emotional wellness, and extended educational opportunities outside of school, among others. Traditional models would suggest that schools are solely responsible for student learning: students come into the school classroom, learn new… Watch the Film


Wednesday, June 4, 2014

One Child at a Time

Public schools across the country have one common goal: educate our youth. However, that role has expanded immensely over the years. Schools are responsible for making sure all students succeed – taking into special consideration the different ability levels that exist in each classroom. The challenge becomes both recognizing students’ needs and learning styles and… Watch the Film


Wednesday, April 9, 2014

The Whole Child 

Across the nation, the health and wellness of students has become a prominent issue in academic life. Research has shown that incorporating healthy lifestyle supports into student life directly relates to classroom performance – a healthier student is a student better equipped for learning. Because of this, schools in Nebraska have taken strides to prioritize… Watch the Film


Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Ready for Kindergarten

Preparing a child for school doesn’t start the moment he or she walks into the kindergarten classroom. The preparations start the moment that child is born. Students’ very first classroom is their home and daily environment. Their lessonsare the words they hear, the books they’vebeen read and the world they’re exposed to in their formative… Watch the Film


Sunday, April 6, 2014

Why the Arts Matter

When school budgets are tight, art programs often find themselves on the chopping block. Today’s definition of arts education has evolved considerably from what it once was. Today’s art programs encompass a wide array of disciplines – from fine arts to digital media, from music to landscape architecture – and are encouraging creative thinking, problem solving, and healthy emotional development among other things. In fact,… Watch the Film


Thursday, April 3, 2014

Standing Up To Poverty

Earlier this year NET embarked on a partnership with the Nebraska Children & Families Foundation to create a unique television series called The State of Education in Nebraska. This collection of programs features interviews and panel discussions with leading education experts from around the country, and focuses on a wide range of topics, including early childhood education and… Watch the Film


Thursday, April 3, 2014

Ready to Work

Shop class. Home Ec. Maybe some type of work-study program. That’s what many people think about when they hear the words “career education.” But today’s career and technical education programs have come a long way from the days of building birdhouses in a sawdust covered workshop. In Nebraska’s public schools, career education encompasses a wide… Watch the Film


Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Early Childhood Education: A Foundation for Success

Diversity in Crete is defined by more than just skin color and ethnicity. Diversity in Crete also refers to the challenges and opportunities that impact the way children learn. One such challenge for many Nebraska children is access to early childhood education (ECE) programs that help prepare them for kindergarten and overall academic achievement. Though… Watch the Film


Friday, March 28, 2014

STEM: Key Building Blocks for Our Future

As technology evolves and grows, so does the need for workers with a passion for science, engineering, and mathematics. Grooming this highly sought after workforce starts long before the office or lab; it starts with instilling a love of STEM education at a young age. Today there are a growing number of STEM education resources… Watch the Film