49% say Walker does not deserve re-election

A new Wisconsin Public Radio-St. Norbert College survey shows divided public opinion in Wisconsin on both Gov. Scott Walker and the state Legislature. The survey shows that 46 percent of people say Governor Walker does deserve re-election, but 49 percent say he does not, and 6 percent aren’t sure. Read more.

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DPI provides fact check on Common Core

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction has updated materials on its website to help parents, educators, policymakers, and the public understand the facts behind the state’s adoption and implementation of the Common Core State Standards for English-Language Arts and Mathematics. “I adopted the Common Core State Standards for English and math in June of 2010 […]

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Replacing full-time custodians with part-timers is ‘just plain wrong,’ member tells Fort Atkinson School Board

Replacing two full custodians with four part-timers with no benefits is “just plain wrong” and violates the school district’s own goals and mission statements, Fort Atkinson special education teacher Lucy Walter told the school board. “This is a trend that is more than just concerning to me, I think it is alarming!” she said. “There […]

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