to School Program
all 3-12 grade teachers...
New Jersey State Legislature Office of Legislative
Services and the New Jersey Center for Civics and
Law-Related Education are joining to support
New Jersey legislators will make special efforts to
visit with school children, providing personal insights
into the value of public service and the lawmaking
process. They can address questions such as:
does it mean to be a legislator?
is a typical day like?
he/she get involved in public service and why?
issues are he/she most concerned about and what action
is being taken?
efforts are he/she most proud of?
advice does he/she give to future legislators?
Another presentation option could be a legislator-assisted
mock debate and vote. This format will illustrate
the concepts of debate, negotiation and compromise.
To schedule a visit,
contact your local state representatives. To Find
Your Legislator go to www.njleg.state.nj.us/members/legsearch.asp
For more information or assistance, please call 609-847-3130.