CSSS Member Directory


Nebraska
Nebraska Department of Education Nebraska Department of Education

CSSS Member Information:

Sara Cooper
Director of Science Education
Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509

Email
402-471-4329

Organizational Structure:
Local Control by school districts for curriculum and instructional materials

Nebraska Department of Education - Science Nebraska Department of Education - Science

State Education Demographics

  • Number of K-12 Students: 303,242
  • Number of School Administrative Units: 248

Standards Resources: Curriculum and Instruction

Nebraska Department of Education - Science Nebraska Science Standards
Nebraska Department of Education - Science Articulated Format (pdf)
Nebraska Department of Education - Science Vertical Format (pdf)

Information: K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12

Last Updated: Revised 2010, scheduled to be updated in 2015 per State Statute LB 79.760.03

State Science Assessment Information
  • Date Established: 2011
  • Grades Tested: 5, 8 and 11
  • Time of Year: Spring
  • Other Details: The NeSA is a multiple choice format using items developed by Nebraska educators.
Other CSSS members from this state:

Associate Members

  James Blake