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Looking ahead: Replacing outdated election equipment

On Monday, NCR testified in support of LR 403, Senator Hansen’s resolution to create the Election Technology Committee. This committee would consist of seven state senators, including the committee chairs for Government and Appropriation, and would research, discuss, and recommend a state-wide solution for replacing our outdated election equipment and technology. Right now, there is […]

Job Opening: Assistant Director of Sherman Elementary CLC Program

Education: • Associate Degree in Education or related field preferred Experience and Requirements: Two years successful experience providing school-based or school-related programming Successful experience working with high risk children and families Excellent communication skills and ability to work with diverse individuals Prior experience in staff supervision preferred Spanish language proficiency preferred Successfully pass background criminal […]

S.T.E.M. Academy Staff Opening

S.T.E.M. Academy Staff Program Description: The Nebraskans for Civic Reform after school program develops partnerships, programming, and logistics that provide opportunities and support services that lead to improved student learning and development, stronger families, and healthy neighborhoods. The NCR program academies: 1. S.T.E.M. Academy (Science, Engineering, Technology and Math), 2. Arts and Humanities Academy, and […]

NCR Legislative Blog: #BallotSelfieOrBust

Last fall, in a Journal Star article, Secretary of State John Gale declared, under his interpretation, current statute bans the ballot selfies – you know, the picture you take with your ballot, then choose a filter and post to instagram, snapchat, facebook, twitter, vine, reddit… am I done yet? Secretary Gale took a statute passed […]


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After School Programs

NCR manages two after school programs in Omaha and Lincoln Public Schools.

Dawes Middle School
5130 Colfax Ave
Lincoln, Nebraska 68504
Phone: (402) 436-1211
Director: Karen Bell-Dancy

Sherman Elementary
5618 N 14th Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska 68110
Phone: (402) 457-6711
Director: Amanda Parker


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