Advancing Rural Wisconsin to Support Our Schools and Communities - Council Meetings

Rural Advisory Council Meetings - Agendas and Related Documents

Oct 20, 2014  - Agenda (Elkhart Lake)

Photos of the Meeting

Apr 22, 2014 - Agenda (Waupaca)

Photos of the Meeting


Dec 12, 2013 - Agenda (Cornell)

Photos of the Meeting
2013-15 Biennial Budget:
School Finance Overview and Biennial Budget
Fair Funding for Our Future 

May 2, 2013 - Agenda (Cashton)

Photos of the Meeting
2013-15 Biennial Budget:
General Information
News release - rural impacts
Wisconsin and the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Mathematics
Grow Your Own Health Care Workers - Scenic Rivers Area Health Education Center; Wisconsin HealthCorps; Cashton, La Crosse, La Farge, North Crawford, Viroqua Area, and Whitehall school districts


Oct 11, 2012 - Agenda (Hurley)

Photos of the Meeting
News Coverage - from the Ironwood Daily Globe
Beyond Dissolution: Reinventing Rural Education - Jan Dooley and Jennifer Klimek, Wausaukee School District
2013-15 Biennial Budget Information
School and District Report Cards - Sue Grady, executive assistant, Office of the State Superintendent


May 16, 2012 - Agenda (Kickapoo)

Photos of the Meeting
Read to Lead Recommendations
Educator Effectiveness: What does it Mean for School Districts? - Julie Brilli, DPI director of Teacher Education, Professional Development, and Licensing


Oct 21, 2011 - Agenda (Kewaunee)

Photos of the Meeting
State Superintendent's Digital Learning Advisory Council
International Baccalaureate program at Green Lake School District


Apr 28, 2011 - Agenda (Darlington)


DPI Budget Overview
Project Lead the Way:
InnovationHS Brochure
2009-10 Model Schools
Platteville Training (Aug 16-17, 2011)
RUSTIC Initiative - Handout
Student Performers - Photo


Oct 6, 2010 - Agenda (Pittsville)

Fair Funding for Our Future
Photos from the Splash of Red Cranberry Tour
Splash of Red Website


May 4, 2010 - Agenda (Turtle Lake)

Tiger Manufacturing
How is Technology Being Used to Sustain Rural Schools? - DPI Information and Media Technology Team


May 20, 2009 - Agenda (Rhinelander)



January 15, 2009 (View Archive of Webcast) - Agenda and Notes (Webcast)

Meeting PowerPoint
Arts and Creativity Task Force Recommendations
Recommendations from Rural Development Consultant Jack Schultz
Wendt Report
Rolfsmeyer Report
Bayfield School News, December 2008
Westfield Biodiesel - synopsis
Westfield Biodiesel - video


August 15, 2008 - Agenda Meeting Notes (Bayfield Area School District, La Pointe)

Mark Stensvold - Norda
Mark Stensvold - Alternative Routes to Certification
Stephen Guenther - What My Research Reveals about Rural Schools in Wisconsin


March 7, 2008 - Agenda (Madison)

Equivalency Form - Horticulture
Course Outline of Science-Aligned Horticulture Course
Local Science Equivalency Process


August 17, 2007 - Agenda (Florence)

Senior Tax Exchange Program (STEP)
Community Education - Department website


January 30, 2007 - Agenda



August 16, 2006 - Agenda (Platteville)

High School Task Force Report


January 12, 2006 - Agenda (Mosinee)

The Perfect Storm - Florence School District
Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT)
Rural Wisconsin Kids


January 12-13, 2006 Advancing Rural Wisconsin Policy Forum - Agenda, Information, and Presentations



June 10, 2005 - Agenda (Ashland)



January 6, 2005 - Agenda      Minutes (Minocqua)

Collaboration/Quality Teaching
What is Rural?
School Bus Fuel Conversion
Survey of Rural Leaders - Rural DPI Office


August 16, 2004 - Agenda (Ripon)

Terry Ludeman Demographic Presentation to Council
Terry Ludeman Rural County Profile
September 28, 2004 Letter to Council




For questions about this information, contact Jeff Hicken (608) 267-9255