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National School Lunch Week

09/29/2017
October 9 - 13, 2017 is National School Lunch Week!  This year’s theme is “School Lunch: Recipes for Success,” which is designed to help you share po...
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Robotics League Participation Grants Now Available

09/28/2017
The 2017-18 Robotics League Grants allow student teams to make their imaginations a reality by designing, constructing, programming, and operating a r...
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Sign-up for the Wisconsin Schools Digital Library Consortium (WSDLC)

09/27/2017
The WSDLC, a shared collection of school library ebooks and digital materials, is open for initial sign-up through November 1, 2017. Joining the Cons...
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Wisconsin Future Ready Collaborative Leadership Summit

09/26/2017
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction will host the second Wisconsin Future Ready Collaborative Summit. The summit will focus on supporting d...
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Wisconsin School Counselor Association Fall Summit

09/25/2017
The Wisconsin School Counselor Association (WSCA) 8th Annual Fall Summit is Thursday, October 26, 2017 at Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee, Wi...
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Herb Kohl Foundation Award - Initiative Scholarship

09/19/2017
The stories of Herb Kohl Initiative Scholars share a constant theme: defying the odds. The award recipients embody the skills and perseverance necessa...
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Fostering Innovation in Wisconsin Schools

09/18/2017
The newly-updated document, Fostering Innovation in Wisconsin Schools: Beyond Credits and Seat Time and Toward Innovative Practices that Lead to Colle...
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DPI Launches New Internet Safety Website

09/15/2017
October is ‘Keeping Kids Safe Online Month’ in Wisconsin, a time to highlight the need of responsible internet practices for kids. The Wisconsin Depar...
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Wisconsin RtI Center Schools of Recognition Awards

09/14/2017
Congratulations to the over 600 schools recognized by the Wisconsin RtI Center for their hard work implementing a multi-level system of support. Recog...
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Feedback Requested - Social and Emotional Learning Competencies

09/13/2017
Schools and communities are seeking the most effective ways to teach, reinforce, and cue social and emotional learning skills that are essential to st...