Nov 19th, 2014 by Brendan O’Brien
Milwaukee education and job training center serves 240 young people; 87% get a job or enroll in college or military.
Nov 18th, 2014 by Kelly Meyerhofer
"Habitual students" have at least 5 unexcused absences per semester. Many get picked up by police.
Nov 9th, 2014 by Raina J. Johnson
UW-Milwaukee's Institute for Urban Education, founded in 2007, keeps growing and now trains 50 students per year.
Nov 7th, 2014 by Caroline Roers
$200,000 program provides scholarships to help low-income technical school apprentices finish their training.
Oct 14th, 2014 by Molly Rippinger
14 schools will each get $300,000 in federal funds as part of three-year "Commitment Schools" program.
Oct 3rd, 2014 by Molly Rippinger
Independent charter school will receive 2014 National School of Character in Washington, D.C.
Oct 1st, 2014 by Matthew Wisla
Former MPS superintendent says the educational standards are good for students and teachers.
Data WonkSep 10th, 2014 by Bruce Thompson
The data shows Democratic presidents have better economic growth. But is the data meaningful?
Aug 26th, 2014 by Edgar Mendez
State ranks 2nd in average ACT test scores but most black and Hispanic students trail behind.
Murphy’s LawJul 30th, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
Donations to arts groups have plummeted while giving to education has soared. Why?
Data WonkJul 23rd, 2014 by Bruce Thompson
And why is the opposition to it so heated? An analysis of the actual standards and the arguments against them.
Part 1May 23rd, 2014 by Scottie Lee Meyers
Online high schools promise GEDs, but deliver worthless sheets of paper. Part I of series.