Johnny Can’t Read

In “Why Johnny Still Can’t Read (PDF below),” Baker Mitchell argues that “public schools from coast to coast are failing to teach young students the most basic skill they need to succeed in school and life: reading.”  Mitchell provides a lot of statistics and examples to support his claim. Don’t forget that “softer” evidence, such… Read More Johnny Can’t Read

Stout & Local Resources

Your first stop should always be the UW-Stout Swanson Library Archives and Area Research Center Stout-Focused Stoutonia Tutorial for using the Stoutonia Tower Yearbook Athletics Collections Campus News Student Publications Bulletins Campus Photographs Menomonie & Surrounding Area Dunn County News Leader Telegram Eau Claire Newspaper Volume One

Wisconsin Research Resources

Maps & Atlases of Wisconsin Wisconsin Historical Society (WHS) Milwaukee County Historical Society Photograph Collection Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Turning Points in Wisconsin History University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory (WHS) Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research Wisconsin Decorative Arts Database (WHS) Wisconsin Digital Archives Wisconsin Farm History Oral History Project… Read More Wisconsin Research Resources

Minnesota Research Resources

Hennepin County Public Library Digital Collections LGBTQ History in Minnesota Minnesota Historical Society (MNHS) Minnesota Digital Library Minnesota State Archives Voices of Minnesota (MNHS) Minneapolis Newspaper – Star Tribune St. Paul Newspaper – Pioneer Press