Uncommon Denominator

Parents and students in Oak Creek, Wisconsin continue to fight the bureaucracy of a school board who is more determined to appease an obstructive advocacy group than the students and families of the district. After finally moving to a hybrid learning plan, the school board held an emergency meeting this past Thursday to advise parents [...]

When Political Advocacy Comes Before Child Literacy

The fight to get students back into the classrooms this fall has frustrated parents across the country, but perhaps nowhere have families had to face unnecessary obstructions like those in Oak Creek, WI. Following the conclusion of the 2019-2020 school year, the Oak Creek-Franklin Joint School District (OCFJSD) had worked closely with local, state, and [...]