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2020 Wisconsin Teachers of the Year Revealed

06/17/2019
Each year, Wisconsin selects four Teachers of the Year to represent elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, and special services. Recently,...

New Standards for Dance and World Languages

06/17/2019
The new Wisconsin Standards for World Language and Wisconsin Standards for Dance were adopted by State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor on June...

School Nutrition Partnerships Can Improve Student Outcomes and Save Money

06/17/2019
Did you know Wisconsin schools and districts could do much more than many realize to simultaneously improve outcomes for students and district finance...

UniverCity Year Seeks Partners for Addressing Community Concerns

06/17/2019
The University of Wisconsin—Madison UniverCity Year is seeking requests for proposals to partner with faculty and students. Wisconsin school districts...

A Sweet Twist to an Italian Dish Wins Whipping Up Wellness

06/03/2019
On May 16, The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction Team Nutrition hosted the 7th annual Whipping Up Wellness, Wisconsin Student Chef Competitio...

Safe and Supportive School Environments for LGBTQ+ Youth

06/03/2019
We all know how important it is to keep kids healthy, safe, supported, and encouraged in school. However, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGB...

Creating Safe & Supportive School Communities Social & Emotional Learning Symposium

06/03/2019
The Department of Public Instruction will host the Creating Safe and Supportive School Communities Social and Emotional Learning Symposium June 19-20,...

NAMM Foundation names 2019 Best Communities for Music Education Districts

06/03/2019
The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) recognized 24 Wisconsin school districts as Best Communities for Music Education Districts. Two Wis...

23rd Annual Wisconsin American Indian Studies Summer Institute

06/03/2019
The 23rd Annual Wisconsin American Indian Studies Summer Institute will take place July 29 - August 2, 2019, at Red Creek Elementary School in Black R...