Soon Madison students will return to schools where smiles — one of the most important currencies in bustling halls and classrooms — will be in…
Schedule changes, outdoor time and additional staff are among efforts to support students in the Madison Metropolitan School District's summer school.
A return to the classroom is never easy, but some kids today are having to contend with over a years-long separation from school. An expert sh…
Burlington Area School District officials said Thursday that teacher Jeff Taff did not violate any law or school district policy and that he will be returned to the classroom next fall.
There has been a lot of press about teachers leaving the profession, and there are many routes to take outside of the classroom. Here are some to consider.
The “launch and test” phase of the project will run from June to December this year, costing about $2 million. Next January through June, the most promising ideas will be scaled up with an additional $3.5 million.
The semifinalist ideas will go before a panel of judges for a "Shark Tank"-style presentation Saturday.
When students couldn’t rehearse together at school during the pandemic, LaFollette High School band teacher Jamie Kember found an innovative w…
Student teachers have had to adjust to the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic, missing some traditional parts of their preparation while finding unexpected lessons in the experience.
Three teachers were required to remove gay and trans-positive flags from classrooms, as well as a Black Lives Matter poster. One 13-year-old asked: "Does this mean my school doesn't really want me there?" her mother said.
The Earned Honors system that would replace it allows students an “opportunity to earn honors designation at the end of each semester/course by meeting predetermined criteria,” according to the district’s presentation, and is available to students across all classrooms.
A mother of two and a recent graduate are facing off in the April 6 spring election to join the Middleton-Cross Plains School Board.
As many students transition back to in-person schooling for the first time since March 2020, Cap Times visual journalist Ruthie Hauge invites you to take a look back at the last 12 months of virtual school.
The Madison Metropolitan School District will begin a phased reopening for in-person instruction with kindergarten March 9, followed by first- and second-graders March 16 and 4-year-old-kindergarten March 23.
Dear Editor: I will try to be brief. I am a third grade teacher and a mom. Of course teaching virtually is not what’s best or what anyone hope…
Dear Editor: It's terrible to think that kids aren't getting a decent education because the teachers feel they should stay home and try to do …
A Burlington High School teacher directed students to consider COVID-19 conspiracy theories months before the teacher’s methods came under public scrutiny, records show.
Superintendent Carlton Jenkins shared early survey response information at Monday's School Board meeting, announcing a 65% response rate for families with students in grades 4K-5. But he also cautioned, "We see disparities between the various races,” a trend that is consistent with other districts around the country.
Kids haven't been in classrooms for almost a year, but thankfully the Madison School District has decided to start reopening schools in March.
Madison Teachers Inc., the teachers union, declined to comment on the district's plan, which drew mixed responses from parents.
Kindergartners would be the first to return if MMSD officials decide to move ahead with in-person instruction.
Snow became the director of UW-Madison's First Wave scholarship program in October 2019. She graduated as part of the first cohort in 2007.