Data WonkMay 20th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
Data shows they work better than MPS schools, but board adamantly opposes them.
May 6th, 2015 by Laney Keeshin
Classes of 30 to 40 students and the toll of poverty are challenges, yet I love the students.
Apr 28th, 2015 by John Torinus
Epic Creative, a fast-growing West Bend company, depends on graduates of UWM's excellent film department, which faces cutbacks.
Apr 23rd, 2015 by John Torinus
Meeting of statewide educators and community leaders finds a need to rethink UW System and better connect it to business and K-12 schools.
Data WonkApr 15th, 2015 by Bruce Thompson
A new study shows charter schools outperform MPS schools. But they still trail the average state school.
Op-EdApr 12th, 2015 by William L. Holahan and Charles O. Kroncke
There’s already an exodus of top faculty concerned about ending tenure.
Apr 7th, 2015 by Jabril Faraj
Republican plan for Milwaukee would allow high-performing charter schools to replicate without any approving authority.
Apr 6th, 2015 by William L. Holahan and Charles O. Kroncke
Financial and academic reductions could actually result in fewer and less prepared workers for the rapidly changing workplace.
Apr 2nd, 2015 by John Torinus
Legislators see it as a Madison-centered liberal redoubt. Maybe it needs a stronger base in Milwaukee.
Mar 29th, 2015 by Madeleine Behr and Kate Golden
His budget eliminates Educational Approval Board, which costs the state nothing to oversee for-profit colleges.
Mar 29th, 2015 by Molly Rippinger
Federally funded schools have raised student achievement in reading and math.
Mar 13th, 2015 by John Torinus
It's processed 41 patents in last nine years. But state funding cuts could endanger its growth.