Back to Basics
June 30, 2021
Martin Luther King, Jr. once famously said that “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character–that is the goal of true education.”
For generations, Nebraskans have supported our public schools to do just this—to help build the next generation of educated and involved citizens in our state.
To that end, our public schools have generally focused on teaching material that supports our communities, and have steered away from hot button political issues.
Here in Nebraska, the Department of Education does not r...