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Educators Hold Capitol Rally Ahead of Election
MADISON, Wis. — Teachers, administrators and students from across the Badger State came together for a “Unity in the Community” rally Monday night in an effort to push people toward the polls to bring change to Wisconsin’s education system. Monday night’s rally at the Capitol focused on fairly-funded public education, as attendees stressed how critical Read More
Teachers Spend Hundreds of Dollars a Year on School Supplies. That’s a Problem.
The current school funding system in Wisconsin is broken. That’s a fact. And as a result, spending their own money on school supplies is for teachers as integral a back-to-school ritual as classroom seating arrangements, new lesson plans, meeting parents, etc. Wisconsin’s chronic underfunding of public schools has led educators to rely on their own Read More