Why I Refuse To Give Up On Milwaukee Kids

Failure is not an option

In the last school year, roughly 28,000 students in Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) attended a school that fails to meet expectations.  That’s about the population of Stevens Point.   Last year, there were two MPS schools with zero students proficient in math.    Zero.     More than 30 MPS schools have 90% or more of their students who are not proficient in math.  Ten percent or less of students are not proficient in…

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