Jan. 8, 2021: Superintendent Forum Follow-Up; Spotlight on Chippewa Falls

See all bi-weekly 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 […]

Dec. 23, 2020: New Year Resources; Superintendent Election; Student Leader Spotlight

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Superintendent Election HQ 2021

DID YOU KNOW? If you were signed up to receive absentee ballots through the year 2020, you need to sign up again for 2021! Absentee ballot requests must be made every year. Register and request your absentee ballot at MyVote.WI.gov for the 2021 elections. Spring Primary: Feb. 16, 2021 (top two candidates advance to spring […]

Dec. 16: Governor’s Listening Session on Education

​ Registration is now OPEN for the Dec. 16 “People’s Budget” public listening session on  education hosted by Gov. Tony Evers and Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes. Event begins at 6:00 pm. We strongly encourage you to attend this hearing and share your thoughts on the state budget and what local students need most to ensure their success! ​TWO […]

Dec. 9, 2020: Governor’s Budget Session; Annual Winter Social

Welcome to the NEW bi-weekly Wisconsin Public Education Network Action Newsletter, which will be shared on our website at WisconsinNetwork.org/Action-News and easily circulated on social media. 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 […]

Give Kids the Treat of a Great Public Education. #VotePublic

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Let’s give Wisconsin’s kids the best treat: well-resourced public schools, empowered educators, and a budget that prioritizes kids and families. That starts with #VotePublic. Here’s a roundup of easy actions and resources from this week: Make sure everyone in your life has their voting plan in order. DO NOT MAIL ABSENTEE BALLOTS BACK […]

Where the Candidates stand on Education Issues

Candidates were asked to take the #VotePublic Pledge. Add your name to the list here. Learn more about the pledge here. These survey results are published to provide voters an opportunity to see where candidates for federal office stand on the education issues that matter most to Wisconsin students. FEDERAL, sent out by the Wisconsin […]

Education Action Alert & Updates: September 2020

NEW! “Get on the Bus” Action Map + Action Grants! It’s time to #GetOnTheBus and #VotePublic for Wisconsin’s kids and their public schools!  Please read on for important updates and action alerts. NEW RESOURCES: COVID-19 Related School News – at a glance!  Click here for a regularly-updated chronicle of the news around the state related to COVID-19 school […]

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 […]

NEW RESOURCE! Equity in Pandemic Schooling: An Action Guide

Friends of Wisconsin students and their public schools will ​be enormously grateful for this excellent new resource: Equity in Pandemic Schooling: An Action Guide for Families, Educators & Communities​ provides concrete explanations of the equity concerns at stake during the gap-widening moment of returning to school during a pandemic.  Parents, educators and community members will find the language and […]