Butterflies bring learning to life - March 14 2017

Nick Mees understands that the key to teaching is making learning fun and come to life. As a Life & Earth science teacher at Merrill middle school, he was awarded a Celebrate Education grant by the Oshkosh Area School District Education Foundation for Bedazzled by Butterflies in the Classroom, a program that used painted lady butterflies to actively demonstrate their life cycle. (Read More)

  STEM classroom creates young engineers - March 10 2017

Celebrate Education, an annual event that honors the educators, administrators and volunteers in our schools, will take place on March 20 at 4:30 p.m. at the Oshkosh Convention Center. (Read More)

  Youth Fund continues the Hiwela Legacy into 80th year celebration - March 2 2017

On June 26, 1937, Camp Hiwela officially opened in Wild Rose.

At that time, the residents of Oshkosh had a powerful belief that their daughters could benefit from a residential camping experience. From the architects who designed the cabins and dining halls, to the volunteers who built and maintained the camp, to the parents who gave up a week of vacation every summer to act as camp nurses or rangers, the whole community supported Camp Hiwela. (Read More)

  O4E to provide progress report on Oshkosh’s public schools - January 16 2017

OSHKOSH, WI - Oshkosh4Education invites the community to hear about progress being made in Oshkosh Area School District schools on Tuesday. (Read More)

  Student's mental health top priority in Winneconne - December 28 2016

School district among six nonprofits to receive Foundation support

WINNECONNE, Wis. - For the first time this spring, the Winneconne Community School District will implement wellness screening for ninth graders to help identify mental health issues and provide support for families. (Read More)

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