Counselors, take a minute to write your state senator to introduce yourself and describe the role of a school counselor.  It is a way to build a connection before the legislative session begins in January.  It will make it easier to contact your senator later about specific concerns and it might result in your senator asking you for your perspective.    Counselors can go to this part of the Nebraska Legislature's website to find the state senator for their address:

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New Resource for School Improvement :  Framework for Safe and Successful Schools