Oak Park students study Abraham Lincoln

Program calls for crafts and online research

HE’S AN HONEST MAN—Red Oak Elementary School Principal John Duim recites the Gettysburg Address while dressed as Abraham Lincoln as part of the school’s observance of the 200th anniversary of Lincoln’s birth.

Perhaps the most famous American citizen, says Red Oak Elementary School Principal Jon Duim, is President Abraham Lincoln. In honor of the 200th anniversary of Lincoln’s birth—in February of this year—Duim created an optional lunch...

Oops! An active online subscription is required to access this content.

Please login below or Subscribe today!