Release: Wisconsin Public Education Advocates and Parents Welcome DPI Budget Proposal

View this press release as a PDF here. Wisconsin Public Education Advocates and Parents Welcome DPI Budget Proposal Parents and advocates across Wisconsin applauded the Department of Public Instruction’s education proposal for the 2023-25 state budget on Thursday, which provided details on the preK-12 budget priorities announced by State Superintendent Jill Underly and Governor Tony […]

Public Schools Unite Us: Personal Stories

Educators and parents. Students, siblings, and friends. Elected officials, community leaders, retired professionals. We can agree that our public schools are the hearts of our communities, and that every child in Wisconsin deserves the freedom to learn, play, and thrive. This page is a running archive of personal stories about public education in Wisconsin. Public […]

August 3, 2022: Fall Campaign, Summit Archive, Changemaker Award

See all monthly Wisconsin Public Education Network Action Newsletters on our website at WisconsinNetwork.org/Action-News. If you have news, actions, achievements, or updates you’d like us to include in our next newsletter, submit them at this form! Read on for news that matters to Wisconsin kids and their public schools, action opportunities you can take right […]

A Conversation with Artist Rae Senarighi

Rae Senarighi is a Madison-based artist who received GSAFE’s 2021 Judi Devereux Community Activist award and has designed our brand new, beautiful PUBLIC SCHOOLS UNITE US graphic. We asked Rae some questions about his work, what inspires him, and how this beautiful piece of art can help us unite our communities around public education. Tell us […]

I Can Hear Her (A Poem for Peace)

by Claire Gannon Claire is a rising junior at North High School in Eau Claire. She loves creative writing and also participates in theater and soccer. Claire read this poem aloud at a March for Our Lives protest in Eau Claire on Saturday, June 11, 2022. Content warning: Gun violence in schools Claire says: “I […]

Wisconsin Public Education Network Summer Summit to be held in Eau Claire Thursday, July 21

View this release as a PDF here. Wisconsin families, educators, school board members, district leaders, and community advocates will gather on Thursday, July 21 for the 8th Annual Wisconsin Public Education Network Summer Summit at Eau Claire North High School. The theme of this year’s Summer Summit is Public Schools Unite Us, and it features […]

June 1, 2022: Summer Begins

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May 4, 2022: Appreciation In Action

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April 15, 2022: Spring Election Reflections

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