2020 - 2021

ESU 03 (Private)
2020 - 2021
ESU 03

Staff Development Services (84-002.05A)
Action Research
Support for planning for and engaging in action research.
Assessment literacy, quality, and design.
Support for assessment literacy, quality, and design.
Support and Training on BlendEd Learning Statewide Initiative
Clarity survey support.
Coaching Cadre
Facilitation of quarterly cadre professional learning and networking meetings.
Continuous Improvement Process
Support districts in Continuous Improvement Processes, including AdvancED/NE Frameworks external review
Curriculum Development
Review, revision, and alignment of curriculum including new instructional material adoptions.
Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for content training in curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
Data Dashboard Training
Professional learning or training related to district/teacher use of data dashboard for instruction, including but not limited to eDoctrina and ADVISER.
Data Literacies, Displays, and Analysis
Support for analysis, organization, and display of continuous improvement data
Data, Research, and Evaluation
Services related to data research, and evaluation, including student assessment.
Device Implementation and Deployment
Support for district device implementation and deployment to teachers, students, and staff.
Digital Citizenship
Digital Citizenship Training for Students, Teachers, and Parents
Digital Learning
Creation of and support for digital learning content.
EL Support
English Learners Instructional Support--providing guidance, materials, scheduling, placement, and assessment to schools. Not related to Title III grant consortium services
Emerging Technologies Support
Leadership, professional learning, and research and development related to district support of emerging technologies.
Evaluation of Programs and Services
Empirical research to determine program and service effectiveness.
Executive Leadership Program
Leading and Implementing the Learning Forward Nebraska's Executive Leadership Program (Transforming Prof Learning)
High-ability Learner Support
Support, professional learning, and educational programming for district High-ability learner teachers, students, and staff.
High-Ability Learners User Group Meeting
District High-Ability Learner contacts meeting.
Instructional Coach
Assigned instructional coach to district.
Instructional Coaching
Classroom instructional coaching, including technology integration, or support for classroom coaching.
Instructional Models
Support and Professional Learning facilitation for Danielson, Marzano, and District-Developed Models
Instructional Technology Integration
SAMR Model Training, Support for Online or Technology Tools to Transform Curriculum Implementation
Instructional Technology Users Group Meetings
District Instructional Technology users group meeting.
Leadership Support
Professional learning and consultation for administrators and teacher leaders in support of district initiatives, including, but not limited to, Adult Learners, Balanced Leadership, Change Process/Change Management, Teambuilding, and Nebraska Teacher/Principal Evaluation
Learning Management System Support
Support and professional learning regarding district learning management system use by teachers, staff, and students.
Maker Support
EMIL (ESU #3 Makerspace & Innovation Lab), Makerspace, Maker Movement Implementation for Students and Adults
Mathematics Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for mathematics training in curriculum, instruction, and assessment
Media Cadre
District Media contacts support, professional learning community, and meeting.
Support for district mentoring.
Multi-Tier Systems of Support
Structure, process, and implementation of MTSS, including behavior, SEL, and mental health/suicide prevention
nwea MAP Growth
Training and Support with Certified Facilitators
Other Content Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for training in non-core areas in curriculum, instruction, and assessment
Peer Coaching
Support for district peer coaching.
Professional Learning Communities/SMART Goals
Support, training, and coaching of professional learning communities within a district
Professional Learning Department Network Meetings
District Professional Learning contacts network meeting.
Reading/Language Arts Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for reading/language arts training in curriculum, instruction, and assessment
Science Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for science training in curriculum, instruction, and assessment
Social Studies Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for social studies training in curriculum, instruction, and assessment
Statewide Assessment
NSCAS Support, ACT Content & Test Prep
Best practices in STEM/STEAM, including classroom support, instructional materials, and planning.
Student Data Privacy
Support for educating teachers and staff on COPPA compliance.
Superintendents' Network
Superintendent networking meetings on ESU campus throughout the year. ESU Administrator discusses, shares, and plans services provided to the districts.
Teacher/Principal Evaluation
Support and enhance teacher/principal evaluation methods and tools
Video Production
Production of instructional video and support for video production
Writing Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Support for writing training in curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
Instructional Materials Services (84-002.05C)
Media Services
Maintaining a library of media resources available for district use.
Online Professional Learning Module Creation
Creation of interactive professional learning opportunities. Created on district, regional, or statewide.
Products and Subscriptions
ProQuest, EdReady, Learn360, Discovery Ed, World Book, Other
Science Materials
Supporting science instruction by ordering materials and refurbishing of science kits
Technology (84-002.05B)
Provide assistance and support for state reporting questions.
Desktop Video Conferencing
Support for all video conferencing. Primarily districts use Zoom.
Financial Support of Distance Learning
Pay for maintenance and licensing for use of Distance Learning.
Internet Services
Provide internet access for districts.
Learning Management Support
Support for multiple Learning Management Systems including Moodle, Canvas and Google Classroom. Support includes integrations as well as other technical support. The team does house Moodle servers and handles all upgrades as part of this.
Network Planning & Consultation
Support in design and implementation of servers, infrastructure and wireless.
Student Services
Regional MTSS Facilitation
Regional facilitation to support MTSS implementation efforts.
Audiological supports and services to students who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Autism Spectrum Disorder Grant - Metro Region
Regional coordinator provides training and consultation to support students on the Autism Spectrum.
Behavior Consultant
Consultation with students, families, and/or school teams to identify the function of behavior and implement strategies to improve behavior.
Brian Injury Regional Support Grant
Brain Injury Regional Student Support Team Grant activities
Brook Valley Level III School
Brook Valley Schools serve students with disabilities in grades K-12+ with significant cognitive or behavioral difficulties. Specialized programming and support are provided to move towards a transition back to neighborhood schools.
Brook Valley OutREACH Program
Brook Valley OutREACH is a program designed to help students with and without disabilities as an alternative to suspension or expulsion.
CPI Training
Training and certification in the Crisis Prevention Program, used to de-escalate difficult behavior and keep students and staff safe in a crisis.
Early Childhood Services
Certified staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for children with disabilities ages Birth-5.
Early Learning Connection-Omaha Region
Integrated system of early childhood professional development.
Metro Region Transition Grant
Regional advisory team meetings (districts and community agencies), parent workshops and transition coaches trainings to provide technical assistance and increase awareness in the area of secondary transition.
Metro Regional Deaf/Hard of Hearing Contract
Regional program to provide support of the educational, social-emotional, cultural, and transition needs of children with hearing loss from Birth to graduation from high school. Program also provides interactive activities, organization, and career explorations and family support.
MTSS Support
District training and consultation, including PEaK Project consortium districts, to support MTSS implementation efforts
Occupational Therapy
Licensed staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for students with disabilities aged Birth-21.
Physical Therapy
Licensed staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for students with disabilities aged Birth-21.
Planning Region Team
Committee of parents, advocates, representatives from school districts, ESUs, HeadStart, and other relevant agencies responsibile for assisting with the planning and implementation of Early Intervention and Early Childhood education services.
Regional Early Childhood Coach Consultant
Consultation and support of early childhood coaches across a variety of initiatives
School Psychologist
Certified staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for students ages Birth-21.
Services Coordination
Coordination of services for families of infants and toddlers with disabilities, across agency lines. Serves as the single point of contact in helping to obtain the services and assistance needed.
Special Education Support
General training and consultation in the area of Special Education
Special Education Teacher
Certified staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for students with disabilities ages Birth-21.
Speech Language Pathology
Certified staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for students ages Birth-21 with speech/language disabilities.
Student Services Professional Learning
Professional learning events and activities in specialized areas. Examples may include PLCs and special education trainings/workshops.
Targeted Improvement Plan (TIP) Facilitation
District support to complete requirements of TIP progress monitoring and reporting District support to complete requirements of TIP progress monitoring and reporting
Vision Materials
Braille and enlargement services to support students who are blind or visually impaired.
Vision Services
Certified staff member who delivers diagnostic, therapeutic and consultative services for students ages Birth-21 who are blind or visually impaired, inclusive of Orientation and Mobility services.
VR Student Transition Conference
Contract with Nebraska VR to plan, organize, and implement student conferences for students with disabilities, focused on pre-employment services.
Other Services
Coop Purchasing
ESUCC offered Cooperative Purchasing
Driver Education
comprehensive driver education program that consists of classroom study and actual driving instruction on the roads in the greater Omaha area. This is an optional program for students and parents.
Gifford Farm Education Center
Gifford Farm provides several on-site programs including: The Farm Program (PreK-2nd grade); Friends of Discovery - A Journey with Lewis and Clark (4th-6th grade), STARLAB-The Celestial Navigation of Lewis and Clark (4th-6th grade), The Discoveries of Lewis and Clark (4th-6th grade), The Living History of the Plains (2nd -6th grade) STARLAB-Planetarium (K-8th), Animals on the Go (K-6th grade), The Nature Explore® Certified Outdoor Nature Classroom (PreK-3rd grade), and Kid’s Challenge (3rd-5th grade) or Team Challenge (6th grade to adult), team building and leadership development programs. Gifford Farm also hosts the ESU #3 Science Olympiad competition each fall. Gifford Farm’s STARLAB programs, Animals on the Go Programs (featuring either farm animals or exotic animals), The Discoveries of Lewis and Clark, and Team or Kid’s Challenge travel to schools, libraries, outdoor education programs, scout meetings and more, providing educational programs and presentations to students of all ages.
Perkins Grant Consortium
Provides grant facilitation, management, professional development, and networking for Career and Technical Education teachers through the Carl D Perkins Grant Consortium.
Title III- English Learners Consortium
Providing support for compliance of Rule 15, Title III: including prioritizing budget, professional learning, materials acquisition and use, and program development.