by Rachel Schulze | 01/29/2014 - 3:45pm

UW, the Urban League and the United Way among groups with ongoing efforts to close gap

by Stephanie Sykes | 01/21/2014 - 2:00am

Program connects UW-Madison and Edgewood students with area kids to learn about college life

by Karen Hess | 01/14/2014 - 2:00am

 Lego Clubs and other hands-on event take a broader view of what learning means

by Rachel Schulze | 11/19/2013 - 11:29am

Event part of Neighborhood House's variety of offerings

by Karen Vieth | 11/15/2013 - 2:00am

Route 31, created through local activism, transforms Owl Creek neighborhood  

by Stephanie Sykes | 10/30/2013 - 8:40am

Any Given Child program forges partnership with Kennedy Center to improve arts education 

by Rachel Schulze | 10/18/2013 - 12:51pm

MMSD's new head of teaching and learning discusses transformation at Lowell Elementary

by Rachel Schulze | 07/18/2013 - 10:46am

More than 800 cyclists will participate in Bike for Boys and Girls Club of Dane County

by German Alvarez | 07/16/2013 - 9:40am

A recent report ranked Wisconsin 12th in the country for children's overall well-being, but that positive outlook may not extend to the state's children of color.

The Kids Count Data Book, produced by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, measures children's educational, economic and social well-being through information taken from the U.S. Census and other sources.

by Rachel Schulze | 06/13/2013 - 1:28am

Summer vacation begins Friday, June 14 for students in the Madison Metro School District, and with free activities offered around the city throughout the season, kids can spend the warm months having fun and learning outside of the house. 

Read on for a rundown of some things for kids to do until school starts again in the fall.

Discovery Summer Science

by Susan Endres | 05/14/2013 - 5:27am

Foundation for area schools to support science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and the arts