Bonnie and Cary Edwards created Edwards Educational Solutions after they retired: Bonnie served as a teacher for Milwaukee Public Schools, and Cary was a photojournalist for WISN-TV (Channel 12).
The City of Milwaukee announced a stipend program for early childhood educators that will pay them $1,500 over three installments in 2023.
In her new role as the leader of the education nonprofit City Forward Collective, Brittany Kinser will draw on lessons learned from her time at Chicago Public Schools and the Rocketship public charter school network in California, Nashville and Milwaukee.
Elected officials and advocates debate the fate of free school meals that provided relief to families during the pandemic.
MPS and most other Milwaukee schools will continue to offer free lunches next school year, and here’s how you can get free meals this summer.
The deadline is June 3 for students interested in applying to the annual Urban Journalism Workshop at Marquette University.
Nearby Nature Milwaukee’s mission is to reconnect Black people to nature by offering nature education classes in schools, churches and community centers.
High school students from across the city spent the last year learning about and completing projects on environmental issues through an internship with Reflo Sustainable Water Solutions.
Ashley Valentine founded Rooted MKE after seeing how the education system did not serve children deserving special education.
Since opening in Milwaukee in 1982, the YMCA Teen Achievers program has touched the lives of more than 7,000 teens as well as about 950 adult community leaders.