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Getting Kids Back to a Sleep Routine for School

August 28, 2020by: Chad Welch, Community Impact Coordinator – Education With back to school upon us; whether that means at home or in the school building, kids’ school sleep schedules need to be addressed. To be successful, they need to… Continue Reading →

Twenty Ways You Can Help Your Children Succeed At School-Part II

As a parent, you are your child’s first and most important teacher. When parents and families are involved in their children’s schools, the children do better and have better feelings about going to school. In fact, many studies show that… Continue Reading →

Back to Basics In & Out of School

August 4, 2020by: Chad Welch, Community Impact Coordinator – Education What if the Kids are Not Back at School in the Fall? Here’s a question that may help focus you: Next year, in 5 years, in 10 years, in 20 years,… Continue Reading →

10 Ways You Can Help Your Child Succeed at School-Part I

August 6, 2020by: Chad Welch, Community Impact Coordinator – Education As a parent, you are your child’s first and most important teacher. When parents and families are involved in their children’s schools, the children do better and have better feelings… Continue Reading →

Preventing Summer Slide

“Summer slide” is the tendency for students to lose some of what they learned during the previous school year. … Educational, fun enrichment activities throughout the summer are very important so when they go back to school in the fall… Continue Reading →

Social and Emotional Competence

“There’s a lot to learn when you’re a kid. Patience and problem solving. Paying attention. How to make decisions and understand emotions. How to be kind. Children learn lessons like these every day by watching and listening to those around… Continue Reading →

Early Literacy is Crucial to Student Success

Reading regularly with young children stimulates optimal patterns of brain development and strengthens parent-child relationships at a critical time in child development, which, in turn, builds language, literacy, and social-emotional skills that last a lifetime.  A recent national study, “Double Jeopardy:… Continue Reading →

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

To register your child for Imagination Library please complete this short survey and then you will be directed to the official registration form. When your child turns 5 years of age and receives their graduation letter please fill out the… Continue Reading →

Parents in Partnership

Each academic year Wisconsin Statewide Parent Educator Initiative (WSPEI) holds a Leadership Development Opportunity for Families of Children with Disabilities Ages 6 to 14.  Parents in Partnership asists parents to: learn about valuable resources plan ahead for their child and… Continue Reading →

Student Success

The Department of Public Instruction works with local schools to ensure students reach their full potential. In Wisconsin, student success is much more than test scores. We strive to prepare all students for whatever life brings them after school by instilling the… Continue Reading →

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