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ACP Leadership Conference

12/06/2016 (All day) to 12/07/2016 (All day)
ACP Leadership Conference As school districts implement Academic and Career Planning statewide for students in grades 6-12, this conference will provide additional training, guidance, and technical assistance with first-hand accounts and best...

Pearl Harbor Day

12/07/2016 (All day)
Japanese warplanes bombed Pearl Harbor at 7:55 a.m. on this date in 1941, killing 2,300 people and sinking or damaging 19 ships. The United States declared war on Japan the following day. More information on 75th anniversary activities: http://...

Building the Heart of Successful Schools Conference

12/08/2016 (All day) to 12/09/2016 (All day)
All Wisconsin school district staff, including counselors, social workers, psychologists, AODA coordinators, health teachers, and administrators are invited to attend the 2016 Building the Heart of Successful Schools Conference. The conference will...

Annual In-service for Agricultural Education Teachers - Stratford

12/08/2016 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Department of Public Instruction, the Wisconsin Technical College System, Cooperative Educational Service Agencies (CESAs), and the Wisconsin Association of Agricultural Educators (WAAE) are partnering to sponsor this professional development...

State Superintendent's AODA Advisory Council - December 2016

12/08/2016 -
4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
The State Superintendent's AODA Advisory Council provides recommendations to the Department of Public Instruction on technical assistance, training, and support for school districts to develop comprehensive AODA programs that encompass both...

Human Rights Day - 2016

12/10/2016 (All day)
Human Rights Day is observed every year on December 10. It commemorates the day on which, in 1948, the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In 1950, the Assembly passed resolution 423 (V), inviting all...

ACT National Testing Date - December 2016

12/10/2016 (All day)
The ACT college readiness assessment is a curriculum- and standards-based educational and career planning tool that assesses students' academic readiness for college. Tests administered at various locations nationwide. Registration required. More...

Administrative Rules Hearing - PI 49

12/13/2016 -
2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Hearing Dec. 13 from 2:30  to 4 p.m. to accept public testimony on emergency and proposed permanent rules that revise the Special Needs Scholarship Program. Specifically, the emergency and proposed permanent rules to revise PI 49 allow individuals...

Bill of Rights Day

12/15/2016 (All day)
December 15 - Anniversary of the adoption of the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution in 1791. Often marked by presidential proclamation. Resources: https://billofrightsinstitute.org/educate/educator-resources/bill-of-rights-day/

Anniversary of the Wright Brothers' Flight

12/17/2016 (All day)
December 17 - On this date in 1903, brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright achieved the first piloted, powered airplane flight near Kitty Hawk, NC. Their airplane remained aloft for 12 seconds and traveled 120 feet.