Education


Image of a letter from dozens of Republican state legislators asking an unknown number of school superintendents to resume in-person instruction despite concerns about the coronavirus outbreak that has killed nearly 1,000 people in Wisconsin.
Read the Letter GOP Legislators Sent to Superintendents Pressuring Them to Reopen Schools

Lawmakers who have power over nearly half of public education funds suggest “opening your doors” to all students.

Zunker Votes to Start School Virtually. Tiffany Threatens Funds if Schools Don't Reopen.
Zunker Votes to Start School Virtually. Tiffany Threatens Funds if Schools Don’t Reopen.

The two candidates square off again for 7th Congressional District seat in November.

Racine Schools Will Start Year Online
Racine Schools Will Start Year Online

Wisconsin’s fifth-largest school district follows the lead of Milwaukee and Madison.

Graphic via Tania Lili for COURIER
Biden vs Trump: How to Reopen Schools

Joe Biden’s school reopening proposal offers a distinct contrast with President Donald Trump’s pressure campaign to force schools to hold in-person classes.

Teachers in Wisconsin’s 5 Largest Districts Demand Online-Only Classes For Now
Teachers in Wisconsin’s 5 Largest Districts Demand Online-Only Classes For Now

Unions in Green Bay, Racine, Kenosha want to join Milwaukee and Madison in going virtual during a continued surge in COVID-19 cases.

Madison School Board Announces Virtual First Quarter
Madison School Board Announces Virtual First Quarter

District joins a growing number of schools opting against advice of Trump, DeVos to have in-person classes this fall.