MPS Superintendent Pushes For Change In Wisconsin`s Largest District

Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Darienne Driver spoke Wednesday at Marquette University Law School about issues facing the state`s largest school district.

Driver, who has been superintendent since 2014, is proposing a number of changes, including changes to the school year calendar, making MPS the only authorizer for new charter schools in the city and requiring uniforms.

Milwaukee school board members approved a district-wide uniform policy late last month, which Driver said will let kids focus on academics...


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