LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) -

WKBT News 8 airs a special presentation on some of the new curriculum, programs and schools in our community.

Anchor Lisa Klein hosts “Assignment: Education: Inventive Instruction.”

Here are the segments that are apart of the special presentation, which aired on Monday, September 8.

  • New charter high school in La Crosse focused on project-based learning
  • Updated social studies curriculum in the School District of La Crosse
  • New Global Education Achievement Certificate in La Crosse  - giving credit to students for thinking globally
  • New STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) middle school in the School District of Sparta
  • Personalized learning in math and foreign language at Tomah Middle and High Schools – students can learn Mandarin Chinese, Russian and Arabic, as well as work at their own pace in math
  • Potential new Montessori elementary school in the School District of Tomah

If you have an idea for a future Assignment: Education segment, email Lisa Klein at lklein@wkbt.com.