Solutions That Work

Our mission is simple. We believe every child in Nebraska deserves a high quality K-12 education and, therefore, we advocate for policies and practices proven to benefit all students.

 

Educate Nebraska Supports:

 

High Quality School Choices for Families Across Nebraska
  • Expanding Private School Choice to Low Income Families
  • Opening the Door to High Performing Public Charter Schools

 

Great Teachers and School Leaders
  • Connecting Teachers Directly to Policymakers
  • Directing a Larger Percentage of K-12 Funding Towards Teacher Salaries
  • Developing and Supporting Strong School Leaders
  • Meaningful Educator Evaluations that Weigh Student Performance and Improvement and Recognize Effectiveness
  • Placing Effective Teachers in High Need Schools
  • Recruiting, Retaining and Rewarding Great Teachers
  • Strengthening the Educator Pipeline

 

Meaningful Data to Drive Improvement
  • Building Accountable Systems that Lead to System-Wide Improvement
  • Empowering Parents with Data that Measures Student Learning
  • Fair and Accurate Reports on School and District Performance
  • Incorporating an Outcome Based Funding Model to Reward and Drive Success