Rep. Bryan Steil, the 1st Congressional District's new congressman, said he is co-chairman of a caucus that focuses on jobs.
The Milton School Board approved Monday giving 3% raises to support staff and 2% raises to supervisors and administrators next school year.
The investigative report about former UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper and her husband’s sexual harassment is “rampant with speculation," Kopper said in a written response shared Monday.
An investigative report released Friday shows attorney Lori Lubinksy found no evidence of additional policy violations by Milton School Board members.
The Burlington Area School District chose another finalist—and not the Whitewater School District Administrator Mark Elworthy—to be its superintendent.
Investigators found no direct evidence that former UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper knew about her husband’s “pervasive and well-known” sexual harassment, but they added it was “at best” a “blindspot” for her.
The bidding process for high school pool renovations has followed school board policy, Schantz said.
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction has chosen four Janesville schools as 2018-19 Title I Schools of Recognition.
The Milton School Board on Monday hired Huffman Facility Development as an owner's representative for referendum projects and identified the scope of an upcoming financial audit.
The Janesville School District is trying to change the way it thinks about students who live in poverty.
The Learning Curve, a full-service day care center in Elkhorn, is expected to open another location at Wileman Elementary in Delavan in August.
Van Buren Elementary School in Janesville celebrated its 50th anniversary with an open house Thursday afternoon. Teachers from years past and students from multiple generations milled about in the hallways. One of them remembered a student by name, even though she hadn't seen him since the late 1980s.
The school board's finance committee Thursday recommended that the school board approve a financing plan that could drop the tax rate impact from $1.64 per $1,000 of equalized value to $1.60 per $1,000.
Residents who opposed the Clinton School District's $41.9 million facilities referendum said Wednesday that the price tag and tax impact were too high.
Amy Kenyon, school-to-career coordinator for the Milton School District, has earned national certification from the National Career Development Association.
Milton School Board member Brian Kvapil has retracted statements he made about Director of Administrative Operations Jerry Schuetz after receiving a cease-and-desist letter from Schuetz's attorney.
The Milton School Board might have approved a $10,500 payment to Superintendent Tim Schigur this week, but it also has hired a public accounting firm to investigate the school district's use of stipends over time.
Wileman Elementary School in Delavan likely will become a tuition-based, early-childhood learning center by August after the Delavan-Darien School Board approved renting part of the building to a private day care Monday night.
The Milton School Board on Monday tabled a decision to hire an owner’s representative to oversee referendum construction so board members could have a chance to review more information.
While UW-Whitewater continues its search for a new chancellor, it will say goodbye next month to Provost Susan Elrod, who is leaving for a chancellor position in South Bend, Indiana.
The number of homeless students in the Whitewater School District this school year so far is more than doubled since the 2015-16 school year—going from 31 then to 66 this year.
The UW System recognized UW-Whitewater geology professor Rex Hanger as one of its top instructors for his hands-on teaching approach and his commitment to inclusiveness in natural sciences.
The Milton School District's finance and human resource committees Friday discussed two options for handling the duties former Business Director Mary Ellen Van Valin held before her retirement in March.
Newcomers Jan Klaehn and Rene Johnson toppled incumbents Curtis Nyhus and Eric Busse to win seats on the Evansville School Board.
Whitewater Unified School District voters on Tuesday chose one incumbent and one newcomer to fill two open school board seats.
Voters rejected the Clinton School District's $41.9 million facilities referendum Tuesday, prompting the school board president to say that officials might look at another referendum.
Milton School District voters approved a $59.9 million referendum Tuesday, ending three years of friction over how to address the district's ailing facilities.
An Elkhorn Area High School sophomore died Wednesday after an accident while he was riding a dirt bike in the town of Whitewater, the Walworth County Sheriff’s Office reported.
A flier supporting the Milton School District's $59.9 million referendum wound up in some district residents' mailboxes, but it does not violate state law, a State Ethics Commission official said Friday.
Beloit College President Scott Bierman condemned “excessive disruptions unequivocally” in an email to students Thursday morning after the college canceled a lecture by Erik Prince on Wednesday night amid protests.
The Janesville School Board on Tuesday approved the district's staffing plan for the next school year.
Forward Janesville announced Monday it has endorsed the Milton School District's spring facilities referendum.
UW-Whitewater’s Connie Perschke said paying for school herself is challenging. While her husband is actively serving in the Army, she finds herself in a gap in the system without benefits for spouses like her.
Work already has started on one of the school’s top priorities: combining the student success center and the library for a new learning resource center.
Town of Beloit police say they issued seven citations for drivers passing school buses between March 11 to 18. The Beloit Turner School District will soon be installing cameras on buses.
Superintendent Jerry Roth confirmed Wednesday the Evansville School District has launched an investigation "of possible misconduct connected with employment by an employee."
Milton School District officials have heard a number of rumors about the upcoming referendum that staff wants to debunk.
Searches of students Thursday are the result of a bomb threat.
On Monday, members of the Janesville School Board's Policy Personnel and Curriculum Committee considered pay for school board members.
The Janesville School District wants to hire a coordinator of athletics, health, physical education and recreation. The new position, which must be approved by the school board, somewhat resembles an athletic director.
A communications coordinator position created but never filled by the Milton School District was the root of confusion surrounding stipends given to three district employees in November, according to a report written by an attorney hired by the school district and released Monday.
Included in Gov. Tony Evers’ new budget is a proposal to start planning for renovations and an addition to Winther Hall at UW-Whitewater—with project completion planned for December 2025.
The baseball diamond outside Parkview Elementary School was inundated Friday afternoon with students running, screaming and barking in anticipation of the first annual "ikidarod."
Delavan-Darien School District enrollment is expected to continue dropping for the next five years, according to the district’s projections.
Everyone acknowledges the school funding system is broken, and a Republican-led Blue Ribbon Commission on School funding has some ideas on how to fix it.