Summer Roundup and Fall Kickoff: #VOTEPUBLIC!

Summer 2020 has launched us into a full-steam-ahead #VotePublic campaign for kids, educators, and their public schools. The Wisconsin Public Education Network and public school advocates have turned a busy and productive summer into a motivated, collaborative fall for our kids and their public schools. Read on for a summary of our sixth annual Summer […]

Summer Summit 2020 Archive

The 6th Annual Summer Summit 2020 was held virtually due to the COVID pandemic. All the materials, and video recordings of the sessions can be found for free here. It was an inspiring day full of many lessons and laughs, hope you find some of both below. #VotePublic Welcome from Charlie Berens of the Manitowoc […]

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 […]

Materials and Resources-2018 Summer Summit

Presenter materials and resources. #WeChoose Equity Keynote presentation by Jitu Brown, Journey for Justice Alliance Video: Failing Brown v. Board Presentation: #WeChoose Equity Morning Session (10-11:15 am) (A1) School Funding 101: Get the Facts (LMC/1348) (A2) Climate Matters: Build School Community (1310)   (A3) Using Social Media to Celebrate our Public Schools (1365) Presentation – Using […]

Description of Breakout Sessions with Materials and Handouts for 2019 Summit

Description of Break Out Session, with Materials and Handouts! Breakout Session A A1 School Funding 101: Get the Facts Dee Pettack and Bob Soldner, Department of Public Instruction What do people mean when they say the funding formula is broken? How do private school vouchers impact public school budgets? What’s the difference between “instrumentality” and […]