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Apr 29
Sustainability in Any School

In a video recorded at Purdy Elementary in Fort Atkinson, State Superintendent Tony Evers encourages educators and administrators to consider “...

Apr 29
Superintendents Interviewed by Community Journalists
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A journalism series in Western Wisconsin called “Through the Eyes of Superintendents” looks at how school district...

Apr 29
Grants for Fitness Centers

The National Foundation for Governor’s Fitness Councils will select three Wisconsin elementary and middle schools to receive a $100,000 state-of-...

Apr 29
Principals of the Year

Wisconsin’s 2016 Principals of the Year were announced by Tony Evers, state superintendent of public instruction, and Jim Lynch, executive...

Apr 29
Presidential Scholar Semifinalists Named

Twelve Wisconsin students, representing many parts of the state, have been named semifinalists for the 2016 Presidential Scholars award.

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Apr 22
Evers Reflects on Referenda Rates

State Superintendent Tony Evers reflected on the success rate of recent school referenda in a guest editorial released to the media.

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Apr 22
Mental Health Framework Released

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction recently published a guide, “The Wisconsin School Mental Health Framework,” to help schools...

Apr 22
Formative Assessment Info

As part of its ongoing development of concepts and resources related to strategic assessment systems, the Department of Public Instruction has...

Apr 22
Independent Science Learning Takes Wisconsin Student to White House

From Wisconsin Rapids to the White House: Kaisa Crawford-Taylor is an inspiring example of how much students can achieve in science – especially...

Apr 22
Money Smart Week is April 23-30

A budgeting workshop for high schoolers in Trempealeau and a family movie night with financial literacy games at Horace Mann High School in Fond...