Disciplinary data for the month of October suggests disproportionate disciplining of Black students as the school district monitors progress as part of its 2018 settlement with the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights.
MPS has joined a lawsuit with over 100 other cities and school districts seeking damages from JUUL Labs Inc. and Altria Group Inc. for allegedly marketing their e-cigarette products to teens.
Students, teachers and community members rallied in front of the Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) central office on June 17 to call for an end to the school district’s contract with the Milwaukee Police Department.
Milwaukee Excellence Charter School is single-handedly more than quadrupling the number of Black students taking the Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles exam in Wisconsin.
With some parents no longer working from home, child care has become an issue. Here are some organizations that can help.
Groups across Milwaukee are fundraising and offering services to ensure school-age students have access to the internet and are able to succeed during remote learning.
We talk to parents and educators about how to make a challenging school year better. Here’s what they said.
Organizations that serve youth had to get creative with programming once COVID-19 struck. Here’s what they learned—and what it may mean for the fall.
As an unprecedented school year begins, experts urge parents to check in on their kids’ mental health.
Though getting back to school looks much different this year, there are still ways to get prepared for the year in the midst of the coronavirus.