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December 19, 2018 Meeting Agenda

Tuesday, December 19, 2018 at 9:00AM CDT
Host Location: Varner Hall, Lower Level; 3835 Holdrege Street, Lincoln, NE
Remote Site 1: Eppley Admin Bldg Room 110A, UNO, 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE
Remote Site 2: Old Gym Room OGYM100, Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE
Remote Site 3: Campus Service Bldg 129, Wayne State College, 704 Lindahl Drive, Wayne, NE
Remote Site 4: Superintendent's Office, Schuyler Central High School, 401 Adam Street, Schuyler, NE
Remote Site 5: I.T. Office, ESU 9, 5807 Osborne Drive West, Hastings, NE
Remote Site 6: Palmyra High School Room 103, 425 F Street, Palmyra, NE

Open Meetings Act (PDF - 11 pgs, 234KB)

Meeting Documents (PDF - 20 pgs, 6 MB)


1. Call to Order, Electronic Posting, Location of Open Meeting Law Documents, Roll Call, Introductions



2. Consider approval of the Agenda for the December 19, 2018 meeting*



3. Consider approval of the Minutes from the 10/30/2018 meeting*



4. Public Comment



5. Announcements, Miscellany

T. Rolfes


6. Nebraska Rural Broadband Task Force Update

A. Meeting Minutes and Documents

B. Rural Broadband Study Task Force Resources

C. Defining and Measuring the Homework Gap

T. Rolfes


7. Network Nebraska 2018-2020 Action Items and Task Group Report

A. Future Network deliverables

B. Communication Hub deliverables (Marketing Survey Discussion & NNAG letter to Ed Toner)

C. Security Initiative deliverables



8. Digital Education 2018-2020 Action Items

A. Student Transition deliverables (P-16 Initiative)

B. Equity of Access deliverables (Upcoming Rural Broadband Task Force Meeting)


10:30 Am

9. Subsector Reports

A. University of Nebraska

B. Nebraska State Colleges

C. Nebraska Community Colleges

D. Nebraska Independent Colleges and Universities

E. Public K-12 and ESUs

F. Private/Denominational K-12

G. Nebraska Educational Television

H. Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education


10:50 Am

10. Agenda Items for the 2/20/2019 Meeting


11:00 Am

11. Consider location(s) for the 2/20/2019 Meeting


11:05 Am

12. Adjournment


* Indicates an expected action item.

The Council will attempt to adhere to the sequence of the published agenda, but reserves the right to adjust the order of items if necessary and may elect to take action on any of the items listed.

The NITC Education Council wishes to thank staff of the University of Nebraska for helping to arrange the December 19, 2018 meeting.

NITC/Education Council Homepage
Meeting Notice Posted to the Nebraska Public Meeting Calendar 12/17/2018
Agenda Posted to the NITC Web site 12/17/2018