Aid that was meant to offset transportation costs in rural districts was also awarded to several wealthy urban districts.
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July 09, 2014
June 24, 2014
Some rural Wisconsin districts could lose more than 30 percent of student populations by 2040.
May 08, 2014
A Wisconsin rural school task force has recommended that lawmakers relax teacher licensure requirements and change funding formulas to benefit rural schools.
April 28, 2014
School reform efforts, especially blended-learning charters like Rocketship Education, could negatively impact students in Wisconsin, a new paper argues.
April 25, 2014
Rural schools in Wisconsin are sharing teachers and utilizing distance learning to save money without cutting courses.
January 22, 2014
Wisconsin, Tennessee, and Indiana all have proposals to provide vouchers for students who are poor or students with special needs.
January 14, 2014
Wisconsin lawmakers have formed a task force focused on rural schools, and they're considering proposals that would improve teacher retention, among other issues.
January 10, 2014
A new bill in the Wisconsin House of Representatives that would expand charter schools in the state prompted seven hours of debate on Thursday.
October 31, 2013
Five Wisconsin teachers have sued to permit provisions of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's controversial Act 10 regarding collective bargaining, passed in 2011, to proceed.
October 30, 2013
In Wisconsin, school choice advocates are facing criticism about the newly expanded voucher program as well as the academic performance of cyber charters in that state