Now’s the Time to Dream Big

What have you always dreamed of accomplishing through your library programming? With this year’s increased Common School Fund investment in Wisconsin public schools, you have the opportunity now more than ever to make a big impact on your learning community.

To fuel more efficient and engaging teaching and learning, explore how Gales digital resources can help your school:

  • Develop skills for college, career, and civic life by using digital content to support media literacy, critical thinking, problem-solving, analytical thinking, as well as soft skills like communication, decision-making, and self-reflection. 
  • Promote inquiry with exposure to a wide variety of primary and secondary sources, including newspapers, magazines, books, videos, and learning activities.
  • Support mental wellness with eBooks and integrated digital content that offers self-care strategies to deal with mental health challenges, including depression, anxiety, bullying, and OCD.
  • Equip teachers with up-to-date, fresh professional development on literacy, the science of reading, inquiry-based instruction, deep learning, artificial intelligence and technology, and more. 
  • Improve learning for all with user-friendly resources that include accessibility tools like ReadSpeaker text-to-speech technology, OpenDyslexic font, and translations into 50+ languages.

Save Time & Money with WiLS

Gale partners with Wisconsin Library Services (WiLS) to help school libraries save time and money on essential digital resources. Through the WiLS Cooperative Purchasing service, members get access to exclusive discounts and an easy purchasing option managed by the organization.

Explore Packages Built for Wisconsin Public Schools

Choose from packages tailored to meet the needs of Wisconsin school libraries. Shaped through feedback from librarians like you, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction topics, and discussions at conferences like WEMTA and SLATE, these new packages deliver engaging digital resources for students and teachers and are eligible for Common School Funds in Wisconsin. 

Package discounts are available through March 15, 2024.

Looking to spend your Wisconsin school funding in another way? Your Gale consultant is happy to work with you to find solutions that fit your school’s individual needs. 

  • Social Studies Package
    Get the Social Studies Student eBook Collection that promotes critical thinking with content about government, the election process, evaluating news and sources, and more. This package is paired with topical database content, including: Gale In Context: Global Issues, Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints, Gale In Context: US History, Gale In Context: World History, and Gale In Context: For Educators.
  • Mental Health Package
    Get the Mental Health Student eBook Collection that provides support for students dealing with stress, anxiety, and other mental health issues as well as resources for wellness and self-improvement. This package includes Cameron’s Collection and the brand new series Empowering Teen Mental Fitness, paired with top-selling, general interest database content, including: Gale In Context: High School, Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints, and Gale In Context: For Educators.
  • Literature/English Language Arts Package
    Get the Literature/ELA Student eBook Collection that supports students as they research, write, and work on projects. This package is paired with the award-winning Gale In Context: Literature and Gale In Context: For Educators.
  • Literacy/Science of Reading Educator Package
    Get professional development for teachers and librarians with a Gale eBooks collection designed to support new Wisconsin mandates regarding literacy, writing, research, and technology. 
  • C3 Framework/AI/Media Literacy Educator Package
    Get curated professional development with a Gale eBooks collection created to empower educators with practical knowledge about the Wisconsin C3 Framework and inquiry-based learning, which is incorporated in many Wisconsin districts and schools. 

Lets Connect

Ready to improve learning and build skills for your whole school community? Contact your consultant to add Gale’s curated packages to your library.

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