Scholarships New Contact: Tricia Parker Email: [email protected]
NSRA offers two (2) $500 Scholarships. Applications are due on October 15 of each year and recognized during the annual conference in February. Junior, Senior, or Graduate Students that are currently enrolled in a Teacher Education program at a Nebraska post-secondary and a resident of the state of Nebraska may apply. Program Information Scholarship Criteria Program Application
Ambassador Program Contact: Julie Agard
Email: [email protected] Each of the Local Councils may select and send two student ambassadors to the annual conference. In addition to the paid registration, the students will receive memberships at the local, state, and International Literacy Association levels. This is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and networking for pre-service teachers during the annual conference and beyond. Student Ambassador Guidelines for 2018 Student Ambassador Form 18
English-language learners assigned to dual-language-immersion classrooms in the Portland, Ore., school district were more likely to be classified as English proficient by 6th grade when compared to peers enrolled in traditional classes, a new study by the RAND Corp. found. The research team also determined that the district's dual-language students significantly outperformed their ELL who […]
Over the past 10 years, the software company Benetech has been funded by the U.S. Department of Education to create accessible books for students with print disabilities through its Bookshare initiative.
A school district north of Denver is doing away with the traditional parent-teacher conferences this year, instead urging parents to log in to a website to find out how their children are doing. The Commerce-City based Adams 14 school district says it made the change in an effort to squeeze in as much instructional time […]