Results tagged with 'MPS'
Published Jan. 19, 2017
Via a program called Clear Days Ahead, optometrists, opticians and volunteers provided eye exams to more than 100 kids at Browning and another nearly 100 at Barack Obama School of Career and Technical Education late last autumn. Here are some amazing photos from that day.
Published Jan. 18, 2017
Ben & Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield will be a judge in an upcoming MPS ice cream making competition in collaboration with Bartolotta Restaurant Group.
Published Dec. 21, 2016
On Tuesday night, Milwaukee French Immersion School Principal Gina Bianchi was honored for her work at this MPS school - which exceeds expectations according to its most recent DPI report card - by the French government.
Published Dec. 20, 2016
Last week, a committee of the Milwaukee Board of School Directors voted to make a seismic change to the way it approaches high schools and middle schools. The rest of Milwaukee needs to get behind this effort with vocal (not to mention monetary) support.
Published Dec. 14, 2016
The following is a statement from Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Darienne Driver concerning new proposals for improving student performance.
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July 22, 2013by Michael J. Petrilli and Michelle GiningerThe Thomas B. Fordham InstituteWisconsin governor Scott Walker has been called a lot of things over the past two years; many of these epithets are unprintable in this family-friendly publication. But according to a new Fordham report, he de...
MacIver News Service | July 18, 2013[Madison, Wisc...] Milwaukee Public Schools are expected to save more than half a billion dollars by fiscal year (FY) 2020 according to an in-depth report by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute. The study, which was released Thursday, explains that Act 10 gave MPS ...
I'm a glutton for punishment. I actually attended the MPS School Board's pep rally last evening. I assumed that it would be more entertainment than enlightenment, but I came away embarrassed and saddened. The concept of the Board hosting a meeting with the sole intent of bringin...
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