Making a Difference in Wisconsin

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) and Great Lakes West work side by side on identified priority areas to ensure that DPI receives services that are of the highest quality, relevance, and utility to existing state initiatives. Great Lakes West works to systemically identify needs and find solutions for those needs with DPI.

Through the requested work in identified priority areas, Great Lakes West focuses on helping Wisconsin identify areas to leverage resources across divisions and organizations, while building collaboration within DPI. Great Lakes West works to do the following:

  • Systemically identify needs and find solutions for those needs with DPI.

  • Help DPI gain new knowledge, skills, and competencies.

  • Help DPI identify and develop resources, tools, materials, or processes.

  • Support work across DPI's divisions and with external partners.

Download 2011-2012 Proposed Technical Assistance