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Election Weekend 2022! Read our resource roundup blog post here.
Join the Public Schools Unite Us Action Network!
Click here to join the 2022-23 Public Schools Unite Us Action Network. Sign up for trainings and events, peer coaching and support, mini-grant opportunities, request #VotePublic campaign resources, drop-in support for your local team, and more.
Need financial support for your referendum team or nonpartisan #VotePublic campaign? Apply directly for a mini-grant here.
Public Schools Unite Us Action Calendar — Fall 2022
Aug. 29 4pm Back to School Briefing
Legislative, policy, and referendum updates, how to make sure Wisconsin kids get what they need in the 2023-25 state budget, get involved in fall campaigns and action plans, and partner updates from around the state! (Resources)
Aug. 31 Drop-In Support Session (Virtual)
Sept. 28 Drop-In Support Session (Virtual) Note: join the Public Schools Unite Us Action Network above to get information.
Sept. 14 4pm School Funding Basics with Dr. Julie Underwood
Thinking of running for school board? Won a primary election? Care about local elections, public schools, and hoping for a better understanding of school funding in Wisconsin? Join Dr. Julie Underwood for an overview. See Dr. Underwood’s slides as a PDF here.
Sept. 17 Public Schools Unite Us Action Training – Wausau Area (Mosinee)
Sept. 18 Public Schools Unite Us Action Training – Madison Area (Sun Prairie)
Sept. 21 Public Schools Unite Us Action Training – Virtual
Sept. 28 Drop-In Support Session (Virtual)
Oct. 10 4pm Healthy School Meals for All Info Session
Oct. 12 6pm #TeachTheTruthWI — Divided By Design
Oct. 17 Drop-In Support Session (Virtual)
Full calendar available here
Tools and Resources
- MyVote.Wi.gov: your polling information, voter registration status, absentee ballot request, what’s on your ballot, etc.
- Election HQ
- Beautiful Public Schools Unite Us t-shirt(s) and yard sign(s) order form
- Nonpartisan Public Education Messaging Guide
- Equity Resources Hub
- Education Vote Tracker
- Digital HQ
- Voucher Transparency Hub
- Public Schools Unite Us Stories
- We can get peer-to-peer texting, VAN (Voter Activation Network) lists, and other resources for local teams working with us to get out the vote for kids and public schools. Please reach out to Christian@WisconsinNetwork.org with questions or ideas!