Tag Archive: redistricting

Feb 03

Legislative Update – February 3

The ongoing battle over redistricting, informational meetings on the welfare of children, rural school funding, the State Investment Board, and the school start date were among the topics in this week’s news.

Nov 23

Martin says redistricting ruling could have major impact on Wisconsin schools

This week’s federal court ruling declaring Wisconsin’s redistricting maps unconstitutional could have an impact on students and classrooms in Wisconsin, WEAC President Ron Martin said Wednesday. “This is a huge ruling for Wisconsin,” said Martin, a social studies teacher from Eau Claire. “Every piece of policy that comes from our legislature impacts our students and classrooms. An end to gerrymandering – a political power play – is a step in the right direction to limit extreme overreaches.”