Education

School districts rethink reopening classrooms this fall Oak Creek changes its...

Many Wisconsin school districts planned to reopen this fall with a traditional schedule. Now some of those districts are rethinking that decision. Oak Creek...

School vouchers, Black Lives Matter and democracy

When a Milwaukee voucher school recently posted its opposition to the Black Lives Matter movement’s support of LGBTQ rights, the ensuing controversy lifted the...

Will teachers go back? The Wisconsin Education Association Council issues grades...

“F” is the grade given to the Oak Creek – Franklin school district for their plans to reopen school this fall. This district received...

Teacher anxiety soars as districts grapple with back-to-school decisions Address teacher...

Teachers were feeling stressed out even before the pandemic began, and their anxieties have exploded as lawmakers and school leaders debate whether to launch...

Wisconsin public universities get $32 million for testing as fall semester...

Wisconsin’s colleges and universities are preparing to bring students back to campus next month after ending the spring semester virtually due to COVID-19, but...

Evers says schools will make their own decisions for the fall...

Gov. Tony Evers reiterated Tuesday that he has no plans to issue a statewide order forbidding schools from holding in-person classes this fall, despite...

U.S. House passes package to rescue child care industry Wisconsin has...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House stepped in Wednesday to try to rescue the nation’s child care system from collapse under the weight of the...

Outdoor classrooms could help solve the school reopening dilemma  The pandemic...

To re-open or not to re-open? The great back-to-school debate currently taking place in communities all across the country pits public health against education. It’s...

Will pandemic school be a trade-off between safety and equity? Educators...

What are the choices that confront parents, school districts and communities this fall, as the first day of the school year draws near and...

Grothman pushes for in-person reopening of schools In other news, he...

U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman, a Republican who represents a district north of Milwaukee, on Wednesday pressed the case for schools to reopen with in-person...
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