WECAN Logo What is WECAN:
WECAN is a unique full-featured, internet hiring environment for K-12 Wisconsin schools and a Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) contracted Professional Development Plan (PDP) platform for K-12 re-licensure.  WECAN is a nonprofit venture supported by fees from school employers set to cover expenses.

Who is WECAN:
WECAN was created by a collaboration of Wisconsin school employers, teacher training colleges and teachers working through Wisconsin Association of School Personnel Administrators (WASPA).  WECAN is managed and maintained by the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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The job search functionality is CLOSED on this retired WECAN site. This site provides access for WECAN PDPs.

VERIFIED WECAN PDPs must be submitted to DPI no later than JUNE 15. Take appropriate action to send PDP to reviewers with time available to correct and resubmit for verification.


  • Seeking employment opportunities? Vacancies are now accessible at https://wecan.education.wisc.edu/#/
  • Applicants MUST create new accounts and confirm accounts via an email link to be able to view vacancy postings.
  • To apply for positions, applicants MUST complete new Standard Applications, answer question sets and upload PDF documents.
  • Review the User Guide for the redesigned WECAN found at the Applicant Help button at https://wecan.education.wisc.edu/#/
  • The retired version of WECAN will be removed from the Internet on June 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Applicant data from retired WECAN will not be retrievable.
  • WECAN PDP data will not be accessible or retrievable on June 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.

PDP Completers and Reviewers

  • PDPs will not be accessible after June 15, 2017.
  • DATA will not be retrievable after June 15, 2017.


  • Retrieve data from the retired WECAN pertaining to vacancies or applicants for use in the redesigned WECAN by June 15, 2017.
  • Vacancy and application data currently saved in the retired WECAN program will be maintained for the required seven years.
  • The retired version of WECAN will be removed from the Internet on June 15, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.
Online Application System:
- Certified Staff - for job seekers
- Support Staff - for job seekers
- Employers
- Colleges/Universities
- Volunteers
PDP System:
- Educators (MMSD) - MMSD employees only
- Educators - ALL others must go through a Certified Staff account
- Reviewers
- HR/District Staff
- Special Access

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