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Wisconsin Education Calendar

National Public Lands Day - 2018

09/22/2018 (All day)
National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands. Through NPLD, the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) works to connect people to public lands in their community, inspire...

Teaching About the 2018 Elections

09/22/2018 -
8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Teaching about elections is one of the best opportunities educators have to prepare young people for political engagement. Yet, we know that teachers are often unsure about how to teach about electoral politics in a way that is engaging, respectful...

School Desegregation Anniversary

09/24/2018 (All day)
On September 24, 1957, nine black students attended Little Rock, Arkansas' previously all-white Central High School, escorted by federal troops sent by President Dwight D. Eisenhower to enforce the federal desegregation court order.

Fifth Annual Mental Health & Behavior Summit

09/25/2018 (All day) to 09/26/2018 (All day)
This two-day conference provides strategies and techniques to assist with behavior management and mental health issues in the school setting. The event also provides an opportunity for educators to network and collaborate around behavioral and...

Step Outside and Into Engagement: Outdoor Classroom Leadership

09/25/2018 -
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Harness the benefits of the most interactive instruction possible: learning on school grounds, outside the four walls of the classroom. Conducting class outside offers many academic, social and emotional benefits for students. Studies link outdoor...

Moving Forward with Social Emotional Learning - Chippewa Falls

09/25/2018 -
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Making social and emotional learning (SEL) skills part of the learning equation helps children succeed in school and life. With social and emotional skills, children can manage their feelings, build healthy relationships, and navigate social ...

Bullying Awareness Day - 2018

09/26/2018 (All day)
Established as one of 21 Wisconsin Public School Observance Days to bring attention to the harmful affects of bullying in the school setting. Bullying may negatively impact a student's connection with school, their engagement with the curriculum,...

Frances Willard Day - 2018

09/28/2018 (All day)
Wisconsin public school observance day required by statute. Commemorates the Janesville teacher and lecturer who was influential in the early women's movement and was president of the Women's Christian Temperance Union from 1879 until her death in...

2018 Family and Consumer Science Education and Child Care Conference

09/28/2018 -
7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The 2018 UW-Stout Family and Consumer Sciences Education Conference will partner with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction Child Care Conference. We hope this collaboration will allow maximum attendance for FCSE educators across the region...

State Superintendent's Parent Advisory Council - September 2018

09/28/2018 -
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The State Superintendent’s Parent Advisory Council (PAC) provides advice to the state superintendent and the Department of Public Instruction on family engagement in student learning. The PAC also offers members the opportunity to learn about state...