Release: Wisconsin Public Education Advocates and Parents Welcome DPI Budget Proposal

View this press release as a PDF here. Wisconsin Public Education Advocates and Parents Welcome DPI Budget Proposal Parents and advocates across Wisconsin applauded the Department of Public Instruction’s education proposal for the 2023-25 state budget on Thursday, which provided details on the preK-12 budget priorities announced by State Superintendent Jill Underly and Governor Tony […]

August 3, 2022: Fall Campaign, Summit Archive, Changemaker Award

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I Can Hear Her (A Poem for Peace)

by Claire Gannon Claire is a rising junior at North High School in Eau Claire. She loves creative writing and also participates in theater and soccer. Claire read this poem aloud at a March for Our Lives protest in Eau Claire on Saturday, June 11, 2022. Content warning: Gun violence in schools Claire says: “I […]

Wisconsin Public Education Network Summer Summit to be held in Eau Claire Thursday, July 21

View this release as a PDF here. Wisconsin families, educators, school board members, district leaders, and community advocates will gather on Thursday, July 21 for the 8th Annual Wisconsin Public Education Network Summer Summit at Eau Claire North High School. The theme of this year’s Summer Summit is Public Schools Unite Us, and it features […]

June 1, 2022: Summer Begins

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May 4, 2022: Appreciation In Action

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April 15, 2022: Spring Election Reflections

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Minding the Gaps: Public Schools Unite Us: The Story of Ben Nelson and the Menomonee Falls Public Schools

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. Public Schools Unite Us is the 2022 theme of the Wisconsin Public Education Network. The story of Ben Nelson, a student in the Menomonee Falls […]

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

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