August 1, 2018: Appleton
Join us for our 4th Annual Summer Summit, which will be held at Appleton North High School and hosted by the Fox Cities Advocates for Public Education. Stay tuned for registration information and details!
August 2017 Summer Summit: Lake Mills
Over 350 people attended our 3rd annual Summer Summit in Lake Mills, hosted by CAPE (Citizen Advocates for Public Education) and the Lake Mills School District, for a full day of workshops, presenations, and the Wisconsin Premier of the film “Backpack Full of Cash,” with a conversation with the filmmakers. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL AGENDA and click here to see our 2017 Summer Summit resource page with videos and descriptions of sessions.
August 2016 Summit, Wauwatosa
Our 2nd Annual Summer Summit featured a full day of workshops and strategy breakouts led by Wisconsin public education advocates and experts, featuring keynote presentations from Rev. Dr. William Barber II and John and Tashia Morgridge, and a special welcome from Dr. Tony Evers, Superintendent of Public Instruction. CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL SCHEDULE!
Wisconsin Eye footage: http://www.wiseye.org/Video-Archive/Event-Detail/evhdid/10823
Tony Evers interview 8/24 (mentions WPEN partners in opening) http://www.wiseye.org/Video-Archive/Event-Detail/evhdid/10813
Wauwatosa Hosts Statewide Education Summit: http://www.wauwatosanow.com/story/news/2016/08/24/wauwatosa-hosts-statewide-summit-public-education/89217458/
Public School Leader Worries about “Haves” and “Have-Nots” http://www.wpr.org/public-school-leader-says-he-worries-about-teacher-shortages-and-have-not-districts
School leaders push for more K-12 public school funding. Public Education Summit held in Wauwatosa http://www.tmj4.com/news/local-news/hundreds-gather-to-push-for-more-funding-of-k-12-public-schools
August 2015: Middleton
Our first annual Summer Summit was held at Kromrey Middle School in Middleton.