Minding the Gaps: You Get What You Pay For

Minding the Gaps is a monthly Wisconsin Public Education Network blog from Wisconsin Alliance for Excellent Schools (WAES) Board Vice President Jim Shaw examining educational gaps or educational inequity in Wisconsin. What’s the best way to close the gaps? Vouchers or teachers? In the past 10 years Wisconsin increased spending on voucher programs by 179%. Individual […]

Wisconsin Parents Are Clear: Don’t Let Political Whims Distract Us from Kids’ Needs

Wisconsin education advocates call for solutions, not shenanigans. This release was published on Feb. 10, 2022. View it as a PDF here. Public education parents and advocates around Wisconsin have been clear and consistent for years: Students need more resources in their public schools. Revenue limits must be lifted so new funds can actually reach […]

February 2, 2022: Legislative Updates; Black Lives Matter at School Week; Take Action with Us

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 […]