Nebraska Revised Statute 90-541

Chapter 90 Section 541

90-541.

State Department of Education; Education Innovation.

AGENCY NO. 13 — STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Program No. 161 - Education Innovation

FY2013-14 FY2014-15
CASH FUND 7,897,133 9,374,800
PROGRAM TOTAL 7,897,133 9,374,800
SALARY LIMIT 70,821 72,485

There is included in the appropriation to this program for FY2013-14 $7,630,065 Cash Funds for state aid, which shall only be used for such purpose. There is included in the appropriation to this program for FY2014-15 $9,120,816 Cash Funds for state aid, which shall only be used for such purpose.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $1,400,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2013-14 and $1,600,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 to fund the Excellence in Teaching Act.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $2,100,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2013-14 for distance education equipment and incentives and $2,000,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 for distance education incentives.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $2,230,065 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2013-14 and $2,285,816 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 for programs for learners with high ability.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $1,700,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2013-14 and $1,700,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 for early childhood education projects.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $200,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2013-14 and $200,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 for postsecondary educational bridge programs.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $335,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 for grants to assist schools in evaluating and improving career education programs to align such programs with the state's economic and workforce needs.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $1,000,000 Cash Funds provided as state aid for FY2014-15 for support grants from the School District Reorganization Fund.

There is included in the amount shown for this program $160,000 Cash Funds for FY2013-14 and $145,000 Cash Funds for FY2014-15 for administration of a standard college admission test pilot to students in the eleventh grade of a participating school district.