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Area communities receive funding for after-school programs

CLC grants fund programs aimed at improving academics, social skills

Students in some south-central Wisconsin communities will get to participate in programming outside of the school day thanks to funding from a federal grant, according to a release from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.

DPI announces school safety recommendations

Framework focuses on keeping schools havens of learning, academic achievement

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction announced Monday it partnered with a broad coalition of education organizations to release a framework and recommendations to address school safety.

4K continues to grow across state

11 school districts add programs for current year

Four-year-old kindergarten continues to grow across the state with 11 school districts adding 4K for the current school year, according to a Department of Public Instruction release.

Schools can apply for funding to add personal finance classes

Grants available to districts starting new, sustainable personal finance programs

State officials announced Wednesday K-12 school districts will be able to apply for funding to incorporate personal finance education into their curriculum, according to a release.

Pridemore launches run for state superintendent

Candidacy launched in Madison Monday

Republican state Rep. Don Pridemore says he wants to be Wisconsin's top education leader to bring a conservative approach to the job and increase the connection between schools and businesses.

Pridemore launches run for state superintendent

Candidacy launched in Madison Monday

Republican state Rep. Don Pridemore says he wants to be Wisconsin's top education leader to bring a conservative approach to the job and increase the connection between schools and businesses.

Walker won't endorse yet in DPI race

Gov. said he and Evers have good working relationship

Gov. Scott Walker has worked closely with state schools superintendent Tony Evers on a number of issues the past two years, but Walker isn't saying whether he will back Evers in his re-election bid.

Walker won't endorse yet in DPI race

Gov. said he and Evers have good working relationship

Gov. Scott Walker has worked closely with state schools superintendent Tony Evers on a number of issues the past two years, but Walker isn't saying whether he will back Evers in his re-election bid.