Model Wisconsin Schools

There are multiple school districts in Wisconsin that are leading the way in the implementation of evidenced-based literacy practices. We invite you to explore their stories to learn from their actions and outcomes.

Literacy Lunch & Lead Series - WI Presenters

Brenda Warren, Former School Board President of Green Bay Schools, WI
April 22, 2022

Beyond the Science of Reading
Angie Hanlin, Superintendent, School District of Thorp, WI
May 27, 2022

Successfully Implementing the Science of Reading: Year Five
Dr. Kelly Thompson, Director of Curriculum, Literacy, Assessment and EL, D.C. Everest Area School District
October 14, 2022

A District’s Journey to Selecting and Implementing High-Quality Curriculum

Presentation by leaders from the Stoughton Area School District at the 2022 State Education Convention.

Wisconsin Science of Reading Roundtable

The Reading League Wisconsin (TRL-WI)

WI Science of Reading Roundtable #1

  • Dr. Colleen Pennell, Carroll University

  • Lisa Hepburn, Madison Metropolitan School District

  • Kari Donze, Rice Lake Area School District

  • Misti Trowbridge, Thorp School District

  • Erin Conrad, Stoughton Area School District

WI Science of Reading Roundtable #2

  • Dr. Anika Paaren-Sdano, The Stern Center & Carrol University

  • Jeanne Schopf, Sturgeon Bay School District

  • Amy Brunsvold & Nicole Demske, Thorp School District

  • Dr. Kelly Thompson, DC Everest School District

WI Science of Reading Roundtable #3

  • Kim Feller-Janus & Deb Lyons, The Feller School

  • Sarah Rowse-Borrelli, New Berlin School District

  • Brady Reinke, New Berlin School District

  • Angie Stokes, Eleva Strum School District