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New Standards for Social Studies and Environmental Literacy and Sustainability

06/18/2018
Educators and stakeholders across the state worked months to update standards for Social Studies and Environmental Literacy and Sustainability. Each s...

Libraries Rock

06/18/2018
Wisconsin’s 381 public libraries offer drop-in activities, events, and many other services to promote and celebrate the love of reading. This summer,...

Full-Service Community School Program Grant Competition

06/18/2018
For consortiums currently coordinating academic, social, and health services to create a full-service community school (FSCS), the United States Depar...

2019 Wisconsin Teachers of the Year

06/04/2018
Each year, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction recognizes exemplary teachers representing elementary, middle, and high school levels, and s...

NWP Midwest Conference

06/04/2018
Join fellow writers, teachers, leaders, and learners for the inaugural Midwest Writing Conference, August 3-5, 2018, on the UW-Madison campus. The con...

Free GenCyber Summer Camp

06/04/2018
GenCyber, a program that delivers summer cybersecurity camp experiences for students and teachers, chose Marquette University as a 2018 host. The camp...

Literacy by the Lakes

06/04/2018
Faculty in Literacy Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will again host Literacy by the Lakes, this August 10th-11th. The goal of the ini...

Greendale High School Marching Band Wins Prestigious Award

06/04/2018
The Greendale High School Marching Band recently received the 2017 Sudler Shield International Marching Band Award. They are one of only two high scho...

OER Innovation Grants Available

06/04/2018
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is offering 20 competitive grants of $10,000 to support high-quality, standards-aligned open educationa...

2018 Green Ribbon Schools

06/04/2018
Two schools in the Oregon School District were recognized in May by the U.S. Department of Education as Green Ribbon Schools, an award given for reduc...