From Our Blog
Here's an easy way to let state legislators know you support strong public schools in Wisconsin: send a postcard! To request a supply to share and sign, email SOS at email@example.com.
SOS has a similar rallying cry to one in a report by the National Conference of State Legislatures: "Never, never give up on students." Read more about recommendations on how to improve education presented in Madison in this story in today's Milwaukee...
In The News
SOS Wauwatosa counterparts statewide are voicing their support for a state budget that restores funding to public schools. Here's a place for you to see how pro-public school messages are being covered in the media....
Marquette Law Poll: 80% of WI says "put more money toward K-12 schools, as Governor Walker has proposed. See our SOS statement: http://www.soswauwatosa.org/statement-from-sos-parents/ See the JSOnline story: http://www.jsonline.com/…/marquette-university-la…/99489304/...
S.O.S. Wauwatosa in Action
How To Communicate With Your School Board
School Board members live in our community – they provide leadership and make decisions about our schools. They work with the Superintendent and other school district staff to set budgets, create and review policies, approve school calendars, approve curriculum, consider personnel recommendations, etc. Board members are elected to three year terms and receive no financial compensation for their service.
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How To Communicate With Your State Legislator
Our state government passes laws and makes financial decisions that affect all of our lives. Funding for public schools, highway projects, jobs & the economy, and environmental issues, are just a few examples of things that are impacted by decisions made by our Governor and Legislature.
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