Marge Pitrof http://wuwm.com en Wisconsin Schools: Test Scores Up, Racial Gaps Persist, Voucher Schools Gain http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-schools-test-scores-racial-gaps-persist-voucher-schools-gain <p>According to test scores released by the <a href="http://dpi.wi.gov/files/eis/pdf/dpinr2014_47.pdf" target="_blank">Department of Public Instruction</a>, Wisconsin students overall have improved in math and reading. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:37:49 +0000 Bob Bach & Marge Pitrof 28679 at http://wuwm.com Wisconsin Schools: Test Scores Up, Racial Gaps Persist, Voucher Schools Gain Milwaukee Art Museum Will Expand http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-art-museum-will-expand <p></p><p>The lakefront museum plans to add 17,000 square feet and a new entrance, to the east. Construction should begin in fall and take one year. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:39:43 +0000 Marge Pitrof 28650 at http://wuwm.com Milwaukee Art Museum Will Expand Post Ranking: Top 3 Most Challenging High Schools in Wisconsin http://wuwm.com/post/post-ranking-top-3-most-challenging-high-schools-wisconsin <p><em><a href="http://apps.washingtonpost.com/local/highschoolchallenge/schools/2014/list/wisconsin-schools/" target="_blank">The Washington Post</a></em> has ranked what it considers the top high schools in the country when it comes to challenging their students. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 21:29:58 +0000 Marge Pitrof & Michelle Maternowski 28642 at http://wuwm.com Post Ranking: Top 3 Most Challenging High Schools in Wisconsin Wisconsin Enacts Steps to Combat Heroin Problem http://wuwm.com/post/wisconsin-enacts-steps-combat-heroin-problem <p>Gov. Walker is signing seven heroin-related bills into law on Monday, including one to boost state funding for treatment programs. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:29:29 +0000 Marge Pitrof 28619 at http://wuwm.com List of Wisconsin Legislators Leaving Office Grows Longer http://wuwm.com/post/list-wisconsin-legislators-leaving-office-grows-longer <p>The latest two representatives to announce they will vacate their seats are Democrat Sandy Pasch of Shorewood and Republican Dean Kaufert of Neenah.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:52:55 +0000 Marge Pitrof 28440 at http://wuwm.com List of Wisconsin Legislators Leaving Office Grows Longer