Parents concerned about Oakton School’s future

Oakton School parents will meet Thursday night to discuss proposals to create an African-centered curriculum at the school.

Some parents fear the new curriculum would end the Oakton’s role as a walk-to neighborhood school for the community and others have voiced doubts about the educational effectiveness of the new proposal.

The Daily Northwestern takes a look at the issues, and there’s an ongoing discussion on the 8th Ward bulletin board.

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