On October 24, 2016 Educational Service Unit #11 sponsored the opportunity for area counselors to participate in a networking process that occurs four times each year. Staff Development Director Kate Hatch organized the counselors’ day. During this particular meeting, Jody Vandenberg, from Education Quest, shared information regarding FAFSA and scholarships. NDE Statewide Assessment Director, Valorie Foy, connected with the group to share information regarding the ACT, the new statewide assessment for students in eleventh grade. Yoga instructor Annette Sindt also shared some stress reducing strategies with the group.