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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)
A day of training, workshopping and planning local nonpartisan GOTV efforts for public education champions — getting a team together, using digital tools to educate voters, preparing candidates for public office, and more.

Sept. 18 Public Schools Unite Us Action Training – Madison Area (Sun Prairie)
A day of training, workshopping and planning local nonpartisan GOTV efforts for public education champions — getting a team together, using digital tools to educate voters, preparing candidates for public office, and more.

Sept. 21 Public Schools Unite Us Action Training – Virtual
A day of training, workshopping and planning local nonpartisan GOTV efforts for public education champions — getting a team together, using digital tools to educate voters, preparing candidates for public office, and more.

Sept. 28 Drop-In Support Session (Virtual)

Oct. 10 4pm Healthy School Meals for All Info Session
Celebrate National School Lunch Week with the Wisconsin Public Education Network and State Reps. Francesca Hong and Kristina Shelton and State Sen. Chris Larson. Get updates on the Healthy School Meals for All Coalition and the road ahead to guarantee healthy meals for every student in every public school.

Oct. 12 6pm #TeachTheTruthWI — Divided By Design

In support of the #TeachTheTruthWI movement, the Wisconsin Public Education Network is excited to host an amazing virtual session featuring the work of and learning opportunities available through the Divided By Design: MKE program. Learn more about the #TeachTheTruthWI movement and events here.

Oct. 17 Drop-In Support Session (Virtual)

Full calendar available here

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