View the stories and information that have appeared in the media regarding the Foundation’s work with the public schools, teachers and students in the La Crosse School District.

La Crosse Public Education Foundation honors grant recipients  • WKBT •  Jan. 16, 2017

La Crosse schools receive nearly $30,000 in education foundation grants • La Crosse Tribune • Dec. 2, 2016

La Crosse classrooms receive grants for projects  • WKBT •  Dec. 1, 2016

La Crosse Public Education Foundation awards grants to schools  • WXOW • Dec. 1, 2016

Summit encourages La Crosse black, biracial, multi-racial students to persevere • La Crosse Tribune • Nov. 6, 2016 (funded by LPEF grant)

Black Youth Summit works to strengthen black community  • WKBT •  Nov. 5, 2016 (funded by LPEF grant)

Black Youth Summit focuses on community, sense of self  • WXOW • Nov. 5, 2016 (funded by LPEF grant)

La Crosse middle school students use green screens, technology to connect to learning • La Crosse Tribune • Oct. 30, 2016 (funded by LPEF grant)

Rick Blasing: Assembly fostered compassion among students • La Crosse Tribune • Oct. 30, 2016

Lincoln Middle School holds compassion assembly  • WKBT •  Oct. 6, 2016 (funded by LPEF grant)

Lincoln Middle School hosts ‘Living Compassion’  • WXOW • Oct. 6, 2016 (funded by LPEF grant)

New York pianist, La Crosse native giving back to arts in his hometown  • WKBT •  Sept. 7, 2016

La Crosse teachers have new online resource for class projects • La Crosse Tribune • Sept. 13, 2016

Charlie Miller Bowtie Classic celebrates 4th year  • WKBT •  Sept. 3, 2016

Crowdfunding site aims to help La Crosse teachers  • WKBT •  Aug. 31, 2016

La Crosse schools offer new fundraising service for teachers  • WXOW • Aug. 29, 2016

Logan students demo autonomous vehicle • La Crosse Tribune • June 17, 2016 (supported by LPEF grant)

Logan High students build driverless vehicle  • WKBT • June 16, 2016 (supported by LPEF grant)

Logan High School students create an autonomous vehicle  • WXOW • June 16, 2016 (supported by LPEF grant)

Community members say ‘thanks’ to local teachers  • WKBT • May 3, 2016

National Teacher Appreciation Day celebrated in La Crosse  • WXOW • May 3, 2016

New essay contest has students comparing Holocaust to current events  • WIZM • April 22, 2016

Logan student wins prize for Holocaust studies  • WXOW • April 21, 2016

Logan student wins Holocaust essay contest • La Crosse Tribune • April 21, 2016

La Crosse education foundation hands out $25,000 in grants to public schools • La Crosse Tribune • April 7, 2016

LPEF grants awarded to La Crosse schools • WKBT • April 6, 2016

[art]ifact project teaches local students about art, history  • WKBT • March 11, 2016 (funded in part by an LPEF grant)

Proceeds from State Bank Financial Chili Cook Off presented to area nonprofits  • WKBT • March 3, 2016

Luncheon honor’s community’s support for education • La Crosse Tribune • Jan. 19, 2016

La Crosse Public Education Foundation holds annual luncheon  • WXOW • Jan. 18, 2016

Central principal receives award for AVID program  • WIZM • Jan. 18, 2016

$230,000 in community support pours into La Crosse AVID program • La Crosse Tribune • Dec. 17, 2015

Fundraising for La Crosse AVID tops $230,000  • WXOW • Dec. 16, 2015

AVID program exceeds fundraising goal  • WEAU • Dec. 17, 2015

Assignment: Education — Music teachers introduce students to ukuleles  • WKBT • Dec. 15, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

La Crosse music teachers prepare to teach ukulele  • WEAU • Dec. 11, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Grants help La Crosse students learn about the Holocaust  • WKBT • Nov. 20, 2015

Assignment: Education — Social skills curriculum  • WKBT • Nov. 10, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

November 2015 Top Notch Teacher: Andrea Kramer • WKBT • Nov. 2, 2015 (leading teacher for AVID, supported by LPEF)

Chili Cook Off raises money for DARE, GREAT and LPEF  • WKBT • Oct. 10, 2015

AVID program fosters college dreams in high school students  • WXOW • Oct. 6, 2015

Foundation reports successful first year for AVID, seeks $100,000 in community support • La Crosse Tribune • Aug. 21, 2015

La Crosse School District’s AVID program celebrating successful first year  • WKBT • Aug. 20, 2015

Local high schools use an academic program to prepare students for college and life  • WXOW • Aug. 20, 2015

Hamilton students spend a morning on the farm • La Crosse Tribune • Aug. 4, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Hands-on Farming Lessons • WKBT • Aug. 3, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Logan students show off new unmanned aerial vehicle  • WKBT • June 9, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Logan High School students build drone  • WXOW • June 9, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Go, frog, go • La Crosse Tribune • May 30, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Summit students create giant sand sculpture  • WXOW • May 29, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Artist helps La Crosse students build sand frog pond  • WKBT • May 29, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

La Crosse teachers get breakfast surprise as part of Thank a Teacher Day  • WXOW • May 13, 2015

Thank a Teacher Day today • La Crosse Tribune • May 13, 2015

Mayor Kabat proclaims May 13 ‘Thank a Teacher in La Crosse Public Schools Day’  • WXOW • May 11, 2015

La Crosse mayor proclaims May 13th ‘Thank a Teacher’ Day  • WKBT • May 11, 2015

David Stoeffler column: Take time this week to thank a teacher • La Crosse Tribune • May 10, 2015

Assignment: Education – Real Men Read  • WKBT • May 6, 2015

Compassion tiles to hang permanently on La Crosse middle school walls • WKBT • April 27, 2015

Wiggle seat: Seat cushions that encourage movement while learning • WKBT • March 31, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Education Foundation gives out $18,000 in grants • La Crosse Tribune • March 31, 2015

LPEF awards 16 grants to local schools  • WXOW • March 30, 2015

LPEF grants gifted to schools, community members • WKBT • March 30, 2015

La Crosse students learn about Rachel’s Challenge • WKBT • March 5, 2015

Middle schoolers pledge themselves to Rachel’s Challenge • La Crosse Tribune • March 6, 2015

Rick Blasing column: Presentation shows us meaning of compassion • La Crosse Tribune • March 1, 2015

Education foundation honors those who dare to dream • La Crosse Tribune • Jan. 20, 2015

Software helps personalize math, English language arts lessons in the classroom • WKBT • Jan. 20, 2015 (funded with LPEF grant)

Woman leaves largest estate gift ever to LPEF • WXOW • Jan. 15, 2015

La Crosse students to benefit from Barbara Schroeder Estate • WKBT • Jan. 15, 2015

La Crosse woman leaves $170,000 to education foundation • La Crosse Tribune • Jan. 15, 2015

2 Central High students awarded grants • WXOW • Dec. 11, 2014

LPEF announces 17 grants • WKBT • Dec.11, 2014

Students’ messages of compassion turned to music • La Crosse Tribune • Oct. 12, 2014

Entertainer’s family funds music for district schools • La Crosse Tribune • Oct. 11, 2014

Endowment helps foster music education in La Crosse schools • WXOW • Oct. 7, 2014

2nd Bowtie Classic tees off at Forest Hills • WXOW • Aug. 31, 2014

Second Bowtie Classic held at Forest Hills Golf Course • WKBT • Aug. 31, 2014

Education foundation grant to fund college readiness program • La Crosse Tribune • Aug. 21, 2014

La Crosse Schools to implement AVID program to ensure college success • WXOW • Aug. 20, 2014

New program prepares La Crosse high-schoolers for college • WKBT • Aug. 20, 2014

La Crosse high schools will offer college preparedness class this fall • Wisconsin Public Radio/WLSU/WHLA La Crosse  • Aug. 20, 2014

New high school program readies kids for college • 1410 WIZM Radio • Aug. 20, 2014

Logan students show off underwater vehicle built with LPEF grant • La Crosse Tribune • July 19, 2014

Former Tribune editor to head education foundation • La Crosse Tribune • May 14, 2014

Foundation Partners with La Crosse Schools and Pump House Regional Arts Center on “La Crosse Compassion Project”La Crosse Tribune • June 14, 2013

Mayor Tim Kabat, Supt.Randy Nelson, and Foundation Ex. Dir. Tim Riley Announce La Crosse Compassion ProjectWKBT • June 12, 2013

Foundation and La Crosse Schools to Launch Compassion Project for 2013-14WXOW • June 12, 2013

Classroom Flag Replacement Program Involves Students, Veterans, and Community • WKBT • June 5th, 2013

Lincoln Middle School Students Receive Grant to Replace Classroom FlagsLa Crosse Tribune • May 31st, 2013

Teacher: National Teacher Day “Made My Day Special”La Crosse Tribune • May 8th, 2013

Foundation Thanks Educators on National Teacher Day • WKBT • May 7th, 2013

Robert and Maureen Freedland Fund brings Holocaust Educator Timothy Scott to Logan Middle School • WEAU • April 15th, 2013

Foundation Supported Project Brings Author William Durbin to La Crosse • WKBT • February 19th, 2013

Foundation Funds $46,000 for Classroom Innovation • WKBT • January 21st, 2013

Teacher leaves $135,000 to La Crosse Public Education Foundation • WKBT • December 7th, 2012

Assignment: Education-The Reading Cafe • WKBT • October 15th, 2012

La Crosse Public Education Foundation hands out innovation grants • WKBT • January 23rd, 2012

Big Family New Year’s Eve ready for 5th year of fun • WKBT • December 30th, 2011

Local teachers receive a boost to dream big • WKBT • December 13th, 2011

“Gone Fishing: A Lesson Outside” • WXOW • May 28th, 2010

Central Students Learn About Great Minds, New Art Forms • La Crosse Tribune • June 2nd, 2010

Fishing for Fun Backpacks Available in Coulee Region • La Crosse Tribune • May 7th, 2010

Local Hmong Share Their Past with Students • La Crosse Tribune • March 13th, 2010

Reading Café is Open for Lunch • La Crosse Tribune • February 7th, 2010

Central Band to Debut Composer’s Piece • La Crosse Tribune • February 6th, 2010

Teachers Awarded More Than $40,000 for Classroom Innovation • La Crosse Tribune • January 26th, 2010

Logan Middle Students Counting Deer for Class • La Crosse Tribune • November 8th, 2009

Burmaster: Everyone Has a Stake in Schools • La Crosse Tribune • April 15th, 2009

Grants Ceremony Luncheon Today • La Crosse Tribune • April 14th, 2009