January 28, 2015 - 3:55pm
Gov. Scott Walker said on Wednesday that with the autonomy the University of Wisconsin System could get under his state budget proposal, university officials could offset major cuts by asking professors to begin teaching more classes and working more.
January 28, 2015 - 10:35am
Public school administrators have lined up in support of a school accountability bill authored by Republicans in the Wisconsin state Senate.
January 27, 2015 - 9:35pm
Each campus in the University of Wisconsin System is unique in the way it spends money on student activities and building projects. But in order to deal with continuing state budget cuts and high education costs, UW System officials are taking a hard look at both.
January 27, 2015 - 8:10am
Gov. Scott Walker is proposing a 13-percent cut in state funding for the University of Wisconsin System at the same time that he wants to give all campuses more freedom from state laws.
January 23, 2015 - 6:05pm
Iowa has the highest four-year graduation rate at 90 percent, while Wisconsin is tied for number two alongside Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Dakota and Texas, all with rates at 88 percent.
January 22, 2015 - 12:55pm
Gov. Scott Walker is proposing an alternative pathway for people to become licensed as teachers in Wisconsin.
January 15, 2015 - 3:40pm
Gov. Scott Walker said he doesn’t need a school accountability bill to include sanctions for struggling schools, saying the important thing is that it provides more information to parents.
January 15, 2015 - 2:20pm
The state Department of Public Instruction says a Republican plan to turn struggling public schools into charter schools could get thrown out in court.
January 14, 2015 - 5:05pm
The author of the Assembly’s school accountability bill announced major changes just ahead of a public hearing on the plan on Wednesday.
January 13, 2015 - 4:50pm
Senate Republicans say their version of a school accountability bill will create multiple boards to oversee Wisconsin's public, charter and voucher schools.