Education

Boredom Busters: Free Activities

Museums, after-school activities, even playgrounds across the country are closed, which means millions of kids are home and looking for something to do during weekends and free time. Usually that might mean a trip to a museum or library, but…

COVID-19 cancels standardized state testing

MADISON, Wis. (AP) —Standardized state testing for Wisconsin students has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus outbreak that has forced schools to temporarily close. The Department of Public Instruction made the announcement on its website Wednesday. It means…

La Crosse superintendent promises learning during hiatus

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Although La Crosse School District students might not return to their classrooms this spring, Superintendent Randy Nelson vowed in a letter to parents and guardians Friday that the district is not abandoning its curriculum and…