By Paul Brennan | | Jun 26, 2015 11:51 AM | 53
Part 2 of 2 in the series Learning to teach By Paul Brennan | MILWAUKEE, Wis. — It’s a lesson every teacher eventually learns. “If you cannot manage a classroom it doesn’t matter what content you are teaching because the kids aren’t going to be with you,” said Ashley Stege, program director of the Center for Urban [...]
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 26, 2015 9:13 AM | 81
Amid an alarming homicide rate and dwindling officer morale, Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn could be soon getting a contract extension.
By Paul Brennan | | Jun 26, 2015 5:00 AM | 6
By Paul Brennan | MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin — Many low-income students give up on their dreams of a college education during the summer after high school graduation. “It’s called ‘summer melt.’ Students who have been accepted into college and have scholarships and financial aid packages see their plans for college melt away over the summer and never [...]
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 25, 2015 5:51 PM | 60
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Watchdog MADISON, Wis. – State Supreme Court Justice Michael Gableman is asking his fellow justices to reconsider their 6-0 decision to deny Kelly Rindfleisch’s Fourth Amendment appeal. If Gableman’s colleagues concur, Rindfleisch, the former aide to Gov. Scott Walker caught up in a sweeping search by Milwaukee County prosecutors, could be released [...]
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 24, 2015 9:17 AM | 8
Bauman isn’t concerned about competition hitting Summerfest, but he is worried the entertainment district would cannibalize existing downtown businesses.
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 23, 2015 9:52 AM | 20
“We find the level of transportation bonding in the Governor’s budget proposal to be untenable,” the lawmakers’ letter asserts.
By Paul Brennan | | Jun 19, 2015 10:04 AM | 221
Part 1 of 1 in the series Learning to teach By Paul Brennan | MILWAUKEE — The gymnasium at St. Marcus Lutheran School was nearly filled with students attentively listening to a lecture. But they weren’t the school’s normal K-8 students. They were undergraduates from more than 40 colleges. While St. Marcus’s students are enjoying their summer break, the [...]
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 19, 2015 9:46 AM | 91
The power has shifted back to the taxpayer and to the public employee.
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 18, 2015 1:45 PM | 51
That's on top of the $101,884 Progressives United spent on office rent in Wisconsin between July 2011 and December 2014.
By M.D. Kittle | | Jun 18, 2015 9:26 AM | 22
“They are downplaying the extent of the problem. This is going to have some profound impact on some very serious cases,” Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke said.