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Wisconsin Student Designs Game After Being Named Finalist In Google Competition

03/25/2019
Last spring, Lily Cain, a student from the School District of Maple, learned that she had finished in the top five for Google’s national competition c...

Breaking Boundaries in Science Game

03/25/2019
For 14 years, Wisconsin-based educational game developer, Filament Games has been creating experiences with positive impacts. In 2018, Filament launch...

The Growing World of Esports in Schools

03/25/2019
Since 2017, the Wisconsin High School Esports Association has been experiencing exponential growth in student and advisor participation, school connec...

Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case Game

03/25/2019
Described as a “love letter to Wisconsin,” the game, Jo Wilder and the Capitol Case encompasses history, setting, and even textiles from various Wisco...

Lake Geneva Badger High School Phab Lab Expands Access to the School Library

03/25/2019
Opportunities for creating in the Badger High School library learning center expanded in a big way through a recent renovation project. Thanks to the...

Play Make and Learn in the Sparta Free Public Library

03/25/2019
On a night not long ago at the Sparta Free Library, community members who rarely interacted in the past had lots of fun together. It was all thanks to...

Play Make Learn: Creative, Innovative Teaching and Learning Practices

03/25/2019
This themed issue of DPI-ConnectEd will explore the many facets of the Play Make Learn. A wide variety of creative, innovative teaching and learning p...

2019 Digital Learning Survey Results

03/04/2019
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is pleased to release the 2018-2019 results from the Digital Learning Survey. Results include responses...

Career and Technical Education Highlights

03/04/2019
As Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month comes to a close, there are many components to celebrate and extend throughout the year. Every February,...

High-Quality Instructional Materials and Professional Learning

03/04/2019
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction continues to support districts in ensuring teachers have access to high- quality, standards-aligned ins...