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 […]

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 […]

March 2, 2022: Fast-Tracked Bills; Primary Election; Summer Summit Special Tickets

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 […]

Public Schools Week 2022

Wisconsin Public Education Network Celebrates Public Schools Week, February 21-25, 2022 Public Schools Week is an annual event celebrating the amazing things that happen every day in our public schools, and sharing our appreciation for our educators and the value of a great public education! Public Schools Week is celebrated by the National School Boards […]

November 3, 2021: Mequon-Thiensville Board Members Survive Recall; Pro-Public Groundswell At Baraboo Annual Meeting

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 […]

Equity Resources Page

Thriving public schools provide safe, welcoming environments for all and meet the unique individual needs of all students. Educational equity ensures our public schools have the resources and supports they need to provide an equally excellent and well-rounded education to every student. This is a running page of messaging and educational resources to stand up […]

Feb. 24, 2021: Public Schools Week; State Budget; Primary Results; Legislative Meetings

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 […]

Public Schools Week 2021

This week will take place from February 22 – 26, 2021. Local Level Action, Statewide Impact. Ideas to celebrate the week in your community: Take the Public School Pledge at PublicSchoolProud.org! Then share it on social media. Start thinking about community events that showcase your appreciation for your public schools! Examples include: Valentines or Other […]

2021 Resolutions: Let’s do this. For the kids.

“There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” – Leonard Cohen, Anthem 2020 was a challenging and intensely exhausting year for all of us, but also one where we accomplished so much. We could not be more proud of the grassroots teams, school districts, educators, board members, parents, and above all […]

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 […]