GO PUBLIC! 2019-2021 Budget HQ

The 2019-2021 state budget has a direct impact on our children, schools, and communities. Join us in making an impact to stand up for a Wisconsin where everyone thrives! Tentative dates for agency briefings and public hearings of the Joint Committee on Finance have been announced! Please note that these are not officially on the legislative calendar, […]

Wisconsin Education Advocates Respond to Budget Proposal

Wisconsin Education Advocates Respond to Budget Proposal Call for an End to Playing Political Games with Schools, Children Parents and concerned citizens around the state, who represent groups and organizations calling to restore public school funding through a minimum $300/pupil/year revenue limit increase, weighed in today on the details of 2017-2019 education budget. Advocates were […]

I Love My Public School Week 2017

Feel the love! Follow our #ILoveMyPublicSchool Week Action Reports! What have Wisconsin parents & communities been doing to celebrate I Love My Public School week (Feb. 13-17, 2017)? We’re tracking the actions here! Use #ILoveMyPublicSchool to share your posts, and message hdb@WisconsinNetwork.org or tag us on facebook (@WisconsinNetwork) or Twitter (@WiscEdNetwork) to get on the […]

I LOVE MY PUBLIC SCHOOL Week of Action Feb. 13-17

  Show your teachers, community, elected officials and decision makers why you love your public school! Statewide  I LOVE MY PUBLIC SCHOOL WEEK OF ACTION GUIDE Click here to download a printable pdf of this guide with a selfie-template! WHO:    All Wisconsin parents, educators, & community members who support and appreciate public schools WHEN:     […]

Wisconsin Communities Call for Restored Funding for Public Schools

Wisconsin Communities Call for Restored Funding for Public Schools Public education advocacy teams from around the state have united through the Wisconsin Public Education Network to issue the following statement:   We represent parents and communities from around Wisconsin who believe that every child deserves equal access to an excellent public education. Since 1993, our […]

2017 Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction Questionnaire

Wisconsin Public Education Network Voter Resource: 2017 Superintendent of Public Instruction Questionnaire Click here for a printable/shareable pdf version of our 2017 Superintendent of Public Instruction Candidate Questionnaire. The Wisconsin Constitution provides for public control of its highest public education office through election of a state Superintendent of Public Instruction every four years. On Feb. […]

Wisconsin Advocates: Restore Funding to K-12 Public Schools

Wisconsin Communities Call on Lawmakers to Use Increased Revenue to Restore Public School Funding Advocates around the state urge investment in thriving communities SUN PRAIRIE  — Parents and community members around the state are calling on lawmakes to restore funding to Wisconsin public schools after learning the state has nearly $715 million more than expected […]

Wisconsin Public Education Network Announces Executive Director

December 29, 2016 Wisconsin Public Education Network Announces Full Time Executive Director Appointment reflects strong show of statewide support for public school advocacy. MADISON — The Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent School (WAES) Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Heather DuBois Bourenane has agreed to serve as full time Executive Director of the Wisconsin […]