Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Attending the WEMTA Conference? Vote Early!

Wisconsin's Spring Election is April 2, 2019! If you are attending the WEMTA Conference on Tuesday, April 2, you will want to vote early. In-person absentee voting (early voting) opportunities vary between municipalities. Check with your local clerk for early voting hours at .

Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Election Day. 

What's on the ballot: The only statewide race is for the Wisconsin Supreme Court between Judge Brian Hagedorn and Judge Lisa Neubauer. There are many local races across the state, including mayoral, school board and city council races. Find out what's on your ballot here:

How to Find Your Polling Place:You can find your polling place here:

Absentee Ballot Deadlines: The deadline to request an absentee ballot be mailed to you is March 28. Your completed ballot must be received by your municipal clerk no later than April 2 at 8 p.m. 

Thursday, March 14, 2019

ISTE Awards Nominations are Open!

Have you heard that ISTE has two new awards this year?

  • ISTE Impact Award: This award honors individuals or organizations making a difference in education and whose outstanding work improves learning for all students.
  • ISTE Distinguished District Award: This award highlights an exceptional school district who demonstrates effectiveness and innovation in the application of educational technology. They ensure equitable, accessible and appropriate technology for all students and exhibit a progressive mindset when it comes to challenges in education (we have presented this award in the past, but have updated the nomination form).


Nomination forms are live on the awards page on iste.orgNominations close March 31. You can nominate yourself or someone else.