Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church is making plans to open its own school and community center after recently buying the former Frederick Douglass Elementary School.
The deadline to apply for the “Design Your Future” pitch contest has been extended to Jan. 31. The pitch competition seeks ideas to improve educational outcomes for Black males, and the winners will receive funding and a stipend.
There are lots of ways to get money to go to school or even to jump straight into the workforce. Here are five tips.
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.