Schools That Can Milwaukee hosted more than 100 traditional public, charter and choice school leaders at an all-day training session designed to build skills while breaking down barriers.
Margaret Rozga, poet, civil rights activist and professor emerita of English at UW-Waukesha, recounts her experience fighting for voting rights in 1965, and urges action to support voting rights today.
MPS, partners pool resources to change outlook at Carver Academy
George Washington Carver Academy of Math and Science, 1900 N. 1st St. in Brewer's Hill. (Photo by Jabril Faraj) With the combined resources of MPS, Teach for America, Schools That Can and City Year, an MPS K-8 school that was nearly closed in 2011 is working to improve student achievement, grow attendance and reduce suspensions.
Amani block partyCommunity organizations came out to show their support for the Amani neighborhood at its annual block party.
On The Block
Ron Powell is a painter and art education advocate who thinks everyday people benefit from making art since artistic skills facilitate personal development.