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Green Bay Teen Takes On The Braille Challenge

Like most 16 year olds, Green Bay native Baylee Alger loves playing video games. Watching him play the fighting game ...

Green Bay Teen Takes On The Braille Challenge

Like most 16 year olds, Green Bay native Baylee Alger loves playing video games. Watching him play the fighting game ...

The Wisconsin Idea In A Grandfather’s Life

Education gave Jeff Snowbarger’s farm boy grandfather the world. It also taught him how to navigate through despair. My grandfather was ...

A Lifetime Of Reading And Loving Aldo Leopold

Many people have been inspired by the works of Aldo Leopold. Ron Weber first picked up the Sand County Almanac ...

Literacy In Wisconsin: Liberian Refugee Miss Elizabeth Finds New Life In Milwaukee

Miss Elizabeth came to Milwaukee from Liberia in 2007. She knew no English. She’d never really even gone to school. ...

Literacy In Wisconsin: Ruth Is Improving Her Reading To Earn A GED

Bonnie began volunteering as a literacy tutor after seeing a notice in the newspaper. She was soon paired up with ...

Literacy In Wisconsin: Welder And Artist Augie Learning To Read Blueprints With Tutor

Augie has been a welder for forty years. A problem at work exposed his reading disability and led him to ...

School Bus Driver Steers Students Toward Love Of Reading

After years running his family farm in southern Door County, Ted Chaudoir and his wife started a new job: driving ...

Bringing Shakespeare To Kids

Milwaukee-based actor Ron Scot Fry has been traveling around the world introducing kids to Shakespeare for years. He tells us ...

Journey To The Center Of Wisconsin

Editor's Note: Jules Verne’s Journey to the Center of the Earth is a classic work of 19th century science fiction. After writer Alex Bledsoe ...

For The Love Of Little Free Libraries

James P. Roberts combined his love of cycling and reading into one hobby.  He made it his mission to bike ...

Book Clubs In Bars Tap New Readers

River Falls librarian Heather Johnson’s passion is getting people to read. So she came up with a novel idea to ...

Civil War Week: Emilie Quiner’s Diary

Emilie Quiner was a 21-year-old Madison schoolteacher when the Civil War broke out in 1861. Wanting to feel more useful ...