Wisconsin Covid-19 School Stories Recap: Actions and Next Steps

Educators, experts, and advocates painted an inspiring and urgent picture of public education in Covid-19. Here’s what we need to do now. Last week’s Virtual Town Hall was a total success thanks to everyone who participated—from the amazing panelists and presenters to the hundreds of listeners across the state. The stories we heard about what […]

Teacher Appreciation Week 2020: Now More Than Ever

The coronavirus pandemic shows us exactly what role educators play in our communities. As Wisconsin families continue to stay Safer At Home, public schools have had to adapt in unprecedented ways. Districts across the state have fast-tracked to online lessons, fitted students’ homes for remote learning and adjusted the grading scales. Teachers and all school […]

SPECIAL SESSION Education Action Alert!

Click here to TAKE ACTION NOW! PUBLIC EDUCATION ACTION ALERT! Wisconsin Public Education Network partners joined Governor Tony Evers, Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes, and Superintendent of Public Instruction Carolyn Stanford Taylor at the Capitol today to applaud a common sense proposal that would restore some of the most critical aid cut from the 2019-2021 education budget while […]

Wisconsin Public School Children Deserve Reinvestment

We cannot afford to keep playing politics with their future. Wisconsin Public Education Network Executive Director Heather DuBois Bourenane delivered these remarks today at a press event with Rep. Jonathan Brostoff launching the Public Education Reinvestment Act. This bill would restore and expand the state’s SAGE program and roll back the state’s taxpayer funded private […]

Public Schools Week 2020

In order to make this year even BIGGER and BETTER than last, we are going to coincide our Wisconsin Public School Celebration, with a National celebration of our schools. This allows us not only to further amplify our message and grow together, but there are a ton of cool resources that ave been provided at […]