Nebraska

Nebraska

Programs and People: 

Tate Lauer
Adult Education Director
Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
P. O. Box 94987
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-4987
Phone: (402) 471-4807
tate.lauer@nebraska.gov

Assessments: 

ABE: CASAS Reading and Math Goals
ESL: CASAS Life and Work Series, BEST Plus 2.0

Data Systems: 

Literacy Adult Community Education System (LACES)

Followup Methods: 

GED: Data Matching with GED Testing Services
Employment: Data Matching with Nebraska Department of Labor
Transition to Post-Secondary Education/Training: Data Matching with National Student Clearing House

Data Tools for Monitoring and Program Improvement: 

Nebraska provides email and telephone technical support, user trainings to ensure local programs comply with state and NRS guidelines. Nebraska also reviews local program data to identify problems and provide technical assistance as needed.

Nebraska provides guidance to local programs on data collection procedures

The state and local programs use LACES for placement, learning gains, accountability, and core performance measures.

The state provides local programs with an assessment policy, state guidelines and training.

State Tools and Resources: 

Nebraska Department of Education, Adult Education
https://www.education.ne.gov/aded/

FEATURED RESOURCES

Explore featured resources related to WIOA and the NRS including: state guidance, reporting, LEAP training materials, and external WIOA resources.

NRS Technical Assistance (TA) Guide

WIOA and NRS Resources

LEAP: NRS Training on WIOA 2016

WIOA Summary of Changes

NRS Reporting Tables