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Fall 2021 Recommendations for Infection Control Measures

Jul 29
On July 9, the CDC published Guidance for COVID-19 Prevention in K-12 Schools. On July 28, the CDC announced that due to the increase in COVID-19...

COVID-19 Testing Update

Jul 29
The Department of Health Services (DHS) is in the process of meeting this week (Thursday) with the school districts which initially signed up to...

Updated DPI COVID Testing Document

Jul 29
The DPI’s COVID Testing Basics in Wisconsin Schools has been updated (7/19/2021) and posted to the COVID-19 School Health Services webpage.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Considerations for Schools Updated

Jul 29
The DPI has posted the revised PPE Considerations for Schools (7/23/2021) document to the COVID-19 School Health Services webpage. For the purposes...

Supporting Vaccinations

Jul 29
Vaccination is currently the leading public health prevention strategy to end the COVID-19 pandemic. Achieving high levels of COVID-19 vaccination...

Virtual Options and Students with IEPs

Jul 29
In preparation for the 2021-22 school year, some districts are considering providing an option for virtual or remote instruction. School districts...

FY 2021-22 IDEA Flow-through and Preschool Budget Applications Open in WISEgrants

Jul 29
The FY 2021-22 IDEA flow-through and preschool formula grant allocations (including the supplemental funds awarded through the American Rescue Plan...

Postsecondary Transition Plan 2.0 Coming Soon!

Jul 22
The department is excited to announce an enhanced Postsecondary Transition Plan application (PTP) to be released in August 2021. The PTP 2.0...

Transition Improvement Grant is Hiring!

Jul 22
The Transition Improvement Grant (TIG) is currently seeking applicants for a year-round (220 days) Western Regional TIG Coordinator. This position...

Wisconsin UDL in the News

Jul 22
While Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is being amplified across our state, the work of three UDL Demonstration Sites is being highlighted by CAST...