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Wisconsin Teacher of the Blind and Visually Impaired (TVI) Evaluation Rubric Examples Coming in Fall 2024

Jun 07
WI Act 166 sec. 19(115.415) requires the use of the Wisconsin (WI) Educator Effectiveness (EE) System for the evaluation of teachers and principals....

Why School Mental Health Matters

May 30
In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month, DPI’s Student Services/Prevention and Wellness Team is pleased to share with you a newly created...

School Immunization Requirement Changes for 2024–25 School Year

May 30
The Department of Health Service recently announced that Wisconsin Admin. Code ch. DHS 144, Immunization of Students, which outlines the immunization...

Two DPI Staff Named Mental Health Literacy Collaborative’s May Mental Health Literacy Champions

May 23
Please join us in congratulating Liz Krubsack, LPC, and Jess Frain, MSW, school mental health consultants from the Wisconsin Department of Public...

New TVI and O&M Mentoring

May 23
The Outreach Department at WCBVI is entering its 9th year of offering mentoring to Wisconsin vision professionals new to the field of visual...

Clarifications on the use of the American Printing House for the Blind (APH) Federal Quota Fund

May 23
There are major changes in the American Printing House for the Blind (APH) Federal Quota Program which we learned about in December of 2023. The...

CESA Hiring Now: Comprehensive School Mental Health (CSMH) Statewide Coordinator

May 16
The Cooperative Educational Services Agencies (CESA) is hiring a Comprehensive School Mental Health (CSMH) Statewide Coordinator to support the...

Popular Cartoons Now Available With American Sign Language

May 16
Some of children’s favorite Public Broadcasting Service cartoons like Daniel Tiger, Arthur, and more are now available in American Sign Language...

School Nurse Day in Wisconsin

May 09
May 8, 2024, was National School Nurse Day. The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction’s (DPI) State Superintendent Dr. Jill Underly signed a...

Wisconsin’s Special Educator Induction Program Now Accepting Nominations

May 09
DPI is pleased to announce the continuation of Wisconsin’s Special Educator Induction Program in 2024-25. In partnership, each CESA will offer...