The Arkansas School Boards Association represents and advocates for the diverse interests of public school governing boards and approximately 479,000 Arkansas children whose education is entrusted to their care.
As local leaders you have influence, as community members you have an over-sized voice. As a school board member you understand the impact of proposed legislation and policy better than most legislators. As an elected official you share a constituency with state senators and representatives.
It’s important to be an advocate. It’s important to develop a relationship with your senators and representatives. To assist you in communicating with your legislators, ASBA provides lists with phone numbers and active email links:
More information about legislators is posted on www.arkleg.state.ar.us, where you will find a photograph of the legislator and additional contact information.