WISEgrants Technical Assistance
Managing Notifications and WISEgrants Administrator Role Changes
Instructions on how to customize your notifications and updates on changes to the WISEgrants Administrator Role.
Message Board Technical Assistance
Information on using the Message Board in WISEgrants. The Message Board is individual to each LEA and contains communications between DPI and the LEA for each grant.
Printing your Budget
Step-by-step instructions on available options for printing budget information from WISEgrants
Submitting a Claim
Detailed walkthrough of the process for submitting a claim in WISEgrants
Title I-A English Language personnel budget combinations
Information on available budget combinations under Title I, Part A for highly-qualified English Language positions.
Flow-through and Preschool WUFAR combinations
This spreadsheet lists the flow-through WUFAR combinations currently available in the WISEgrants budget drop down menu choices as of January 2018. These same combinations are also available in the preschool budget, except for those related to student transition services (work experience). WUFAR combinations of allowed costs are added to the budget software per district request.
Completing Necessary Forms
ESSA LEA Plan
- ESSA LEA Plan FAQ
- ESSA LEA Plan Road Map and Review Criteria 2018-19
- ESSA LEA Plan due June 30, 2018, email from Deputy State Superintendent Michael J. Thompson, PhD, to District and CESA Administrators. April 25, 2018.
Obtaining a WAMS ID
All individuals who wish to access WISEgrants must have a professional WAMS ID. To create or update a WAMS ID using a work e-mail address, go to https://on.wisconsin.gov/WAMS/SelfRegController (this is not a DPI site).
For additional information:
Getting a WAMS ID: A Quick-Start Guide
Logging in to WISEgrants
Enrolling in WISEgrants infographic - a visual explanation of the security hierarchy
Tool for gathering information to assign user access:
WISEgrants Login Worksheet
Accessing WISEgrants Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to frequent questions about logging into and setting up WISEgrants for your organization:
Accessing WISEgrants FAQ
Accessing New and Existing Grants
Answers to frequent questions regarding access to newly added grants (as well as those already existing) in WISEgrants:
Guide to Accessing New and Existing Grants
Secure Home and ASM (Application Security Manager)
For additional information on Secure Home or the DPI's Application Security Manager (ASM) please refer to the Secure Home information page:
Login to Secure Home:
WAMS ID Profile Management:
Reporting confirmed fraud to DPI as required by the State Single Audit Guidelines