State Budget Signed

State Budget Signed

As our friends at the Wisconsin Public Education Network point out: “This budget is a ‘down payment’ on a path to funding fairness but it’s not enough. The advocacy of thousands around the state helped make this a better budget, but it still...
Tell the Governor

Tell the Governor

You can contact Governor Evers at (608) 266-1212 to let him know what you think about the budget on his desk. It spends $130 million less in new aid on schools than the less budget. It doesn’t meet the 2/3 funding mark. It cut $900 million from the...
Call Out to Representative Rob Hutton

Call Out to Representative Rob Hutton

State Representative Rob Hutton: We call on you to introduce amendments to increase per-pupil funding in the State Budget by $350-$400 per year and special education funding to 60% (as you agreed to do on May 3). A vote in favor of the JFC’s current budget proposal...
March to Madison

March to Madison

Join fellow public school advocates for a 60 mile March to Madison to raise awareness for the need for 60% reimbursement for special education expenses in public schools (instead of the 30% in the proposed JFC budget). March for the full 60 miles, or for a shorter...
SOS For Public Education

SOS For Public Education

Take time TODAY to call on members of the Joint Finance Committee to vote for an education budget that works for Wisconsin! – 60% Special Education reimbursement- Increased spending with revenue limit increases (not new, gap-widening “per pupil”...