Education

State health agency offers schools support for COVID-19 testing when classes...

Along with pop quizzes, math tests and English tests, Wisconsin schools will be equipped to give students another kind of test starting in the...

College athletes score a big win in the U.S. Supreme Court...

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that the National Collegiate Athletics Association cannot limit educational compensation to student athletes due to their amateur...

GOP ‘school funding’ increase is just a property tax cut

Wisconsin Republicans tackled two big issues in the final version of the state budget approved by the Legislature’s joint finance committee on Thursday. One...

Assembly Republicans pass bills excluding trans girls and women from sports...

Multiple times during a debate on Wednesday over two bills that would exclude transgender girls and women from playing sports in leagues that align...

Teachers come under pressure as politicians, parents battle over ‘critical race...

WASHINGTON—Teachers across the country are swept up in a wave of outrage led by GOP politicians nationwide over how schools teach kids about race...

Wisconsin schools could lose $2.3 billion under GOP budget plan

The nonpartisan Legislative Fiscal Bureau released a memo on Wednesday estimating that the amount of federal money for schools Wisconsin stands to lose under...

DHS hopes social pressures boost vaccinations of UW students as Republicans...

Wisconsin health officials are hoping the draws of campus social life — parties, sporting events, student organizations — will be enough to encourage COVID-19...

Milwaukee schools fight two pandemics: COVID and inequality 

June 1 was the day the city of Milwaukee lifted its mask mandates, but you would not know it watching the Milwaukee school board...

States poised to allow college athletes to profit off their name,...

WASHINGTON — A seismic shift will rock college sports next month, when a handful of new state laws go into effect allowing student athletes...

UW Board of Regents elects Evers appointee as president

The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents elected Ed Manydeeds III to serve as its next president on Friday. The board, now with a...
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