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Feb 13

Wisconsin’s public libraries receive $3 million federal grant

MADISON — The Department of Public Instruction announced today that Wisconsin received a multi-million dollar federal grant to aid in improving...
Feb 12

More than $65,000 awarded to student-led programs aiming to tackle alcohol, drug, vaping challenges

MADISON — The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction awarded $65,430 in grants to student groups from across the state for their leadership roles...
Feb 11

Stanford Taylor to tour Wisconsin schools, stress significance of Career and Technical Education

MADISON — With more Career and Technical Education options available to students than ever before, State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor will...
Feb 10

Department will hold hearing on alternatives to preparation for special education teachers

MADISON — The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction will conduct a hearing to accept public testimony on proposed permanent rules related to...
Feb 06

More Wisconsin students taking, outperforming national average on AP exams

MADISON — Wisconsin’s public school graduates performed above the national average on Advanced Placement exams while in high school with a record...
Feb 06

Stanford Taylor statement on education funding

MADISON — State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor issued the following statement in response to Gov. Tony Evers’ announcement today regarding an...
Feb 06

Wisconsin schools nominated to receive national award

MADISON — The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction today nominated eight public schools for national recognition for academic excellence and...
Feb 03

Stanford Taylor to celebrate Career Day at Sun Prairie school

MADISON — State Superintendent Carolyn Stanford Taylor will join students and staff at Prairie View Middle School in Sun Prairie on Tuesday in...
Jan 30

Racine Parental Choice Program has 25 schools registered for 2020-21 school year

MADISON — Twenty-five private nonsectarian and religious schools have registered with the Department of Public Instruction to accept students through...
Jan 30

Milwaukee Parental Choice Program has 134 schools registered for 2020-21 school year

MADISON — One hundred thirty-four private nonsectarian and religious schools registered with the Department of Public Instruction to accept students...