May 5, 2021: Budget Takeaways; DPI Transition

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Fair Maps mean Fair Funding for Public Schools

April 29, 2021 is a national day of action and we join Wisconsin Public Education Network partners statewide to demand an end to gerrymandering and the drawing of nonpartisan, transparent, people-powered legislative maps. We’re asking you to take action because fair maps matter deeply to our students and their public schools.  Without fair maps, we cannot hold […]

March 24, 2021: Get Out the Vote; Budget Talking Points; News Updates

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March 10, 2021: Election and Budget Approach

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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 […]

Evers’ public education budget a path to close gaps, open doors for students

Please see below for our press release responding to the Governor’s Budget Address. You can view this release online as a pdf here. Parents and educators around the state were quick to applaud for Governor Evers’ education budget tonight. “Wisconsin desperately needs to invest responsibly in closing our gaps and opening up opportunities for our kids and our […]

Feb. 3, 2021: Primary Coming Up; Legislative Updates; After-School Socials

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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 […]

WAES Statement in Support of President’s American Rescue Plan

Click here to view this statement as a PDF. Statement regarding President Biden’s American Rescue Plan from Julie Underwood, President of the Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent Schools Board of Directors and Heather DuBois Bourenane, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Public Education Network. President Biden’s American Rescue Plan finally puts forward funding and a policy response […]

Jan. 20, 2021: Winter/Spring Workshop Overview

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