• News for Education

    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    Opportunities, Inc., in collaboration with Wisconsin Regional Training Program (WRTP)/Big Step, is pleased to announce the rollout of a new Industrial Manufacturing Technician (IMT) apprenticeship. The Wisconsin Apprenticeship System has selected Opportunities, Inc. as an approved site and sponsor. This program is a State of Wisconsin registered apprenticeship designed to provide real world, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Friday, March 22, 2019
                                                                                  For Immediate Release Jefferson County Literacy Council                                                                                                              March 21, 2019218 Wisconsin Drive, Jefferson                                                                              Stacey Meacham – ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Fort Chamber to Host Facebook Live Candidate ForumArea residents are invited to “meet” the Fort Atkinson City Council and School Board candidates via Facebook Live, through a candidate forum hosted by the Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday, March 26, beginning at noon.The Fort Atkinson Area Chamber of Commerce Government Relations Committee decided to try this new format in hopes of ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political
    Friday, March 01, 2019
    Madison College is now accepting registrations for spring non-credit courses, which offer hands-on learning in a variety of areas. The following courses are being offered at the Fort Atkinson campus:  Apple Device Basics, #64342Saturdays, March 9-16, 9-11:30 a.m.Bring a fully charged iPhone or iPad, and learn to adjust settings, increase battery life, use cellular data more efficiently, compose ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Thursday, February 07, 2019
    Lemonade Day is Coming to Fort AtkinsonLemonade Day is Coming to Fort Atkinson  The City of Fort Atkinson is joining 76 other cities across the globe to implement National Lemonade Day, Saturday, May 4.  Lemonade Day is a free, fun, experiential learning program that teaches kids how to start, own and operate their very own business through a familiar model - a lemonade stand. Since 2007, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, October 11, 2018
    The Boys and Girls Club of Fort Atkinson has announced plans to become its own local community organization called Badgerland After School Enrichment (BASE) and end its affiliation with the Boys and Girls Club of America. In Fort Atkinson, Boys and Girls Club programs are in session at the four public elementary schools from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday throughout the school year. There ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Economic, Press Release