Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle is expected this week to announce plans for a formal review of the financially struggling Milwaukee Public Schools following the district board’s surprise vote in committee last week to explore the state and federal rules governing dissolution.

Doyle responded by saying a thorough review of the district, the impact of the such a step, and whether any state action could be taken to assist the district was needed before any steps toward dissolution were taken. The full school board will vote on the same resolution at a meeting Thursday.

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