MPS Faces Future Financial CrisisMay 22nd, 2023 by Terry Falk
System will see deficits explode beginning in 2026-27 school year.
MPS Budget Underfunds Teaching PositionsMay 14th, 2023 by Terry Falk
Shortfall will hit $74 million, 14.4% of needed funding in 2024, report finds.
State Data on Student Transfers MissingMar 28th, 2023 by Terry Falk
MPS suspects private schools push students out after getting them counted for state aid.
Open Enrollment Plummeting at MPSFeb 28th, 2023 by Terry Falk
Down 44% in past decade, while numbers continue to grow for the state.
MPS Embroiled in a Real Food FightFeb 13th, 2023 by Terry Falk
Student group protests quality of school lunches. School board considers changes.
Teachers Pay May Rise By 8%Jan 30th, 2023 by Terry Falk
Can MPS afford this? Will state funding be enough to prevent teacher shortages?
Milwaukee Charter School Enrollment DeclinesJan 9th, 2023 by Terry Falk
After years of growth down 3% this year. Why? New report may shed some light.
MPS Faces Teacher, Staff ShortageNov 15th, 2022 by Terry Falk
System may be short as many as 600 staff.
Why School Funding Referendums FailMay 18th, 2022 by Terry Falk
Why did so many in the state pass while the West Allis referendum failed?
School Board Races Getting More PartisanMar 16th, 2022 by Terry Falk
Issues getting nationalized. Waukesha leads the way in Wisconsin.
How Should Schools Approach Diversity?Mar 10th, 2022 by Terry Falk
The politics of race and equity in education has caused backlash locally and around the country.
Waukesha School Board a Political BattlegroundFeb 18th, 2022 by Terry Falk
Primary election shows conservative momentum, a microcosm of national trends.