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November 8, 2016 — California General Election

School Director, Trustee Area 3 — Oakland Unified School District

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About this office

Members establish educational goals and standards, approve curricula and the district’s budget, approve various purchases and renovations, and appoint the superintendent of schools.
This office uses ranked-choice voting, or “instant run-off voting.” When marking your ballot, instead of voting for just one candidate, rank up to three candidates in order of your preference.See the Voting info section for more.
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Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 5 candidates.

Jumoke Hinton Hodge

A visionary and advocate for educational...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Equity in Education: Ensure all students are college,...
  2. Student Achievement: Schools equipped to meet students...
  3. Fiscal Solvency and Health in OUSD is foundational...
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Kharyshi "Ms K" Wiginton

Community Programs Manager/Youth...
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  1. I want to raise literacy rates in our community by...
  2. I want to end the privatization of our public school...
  3. I want to create authentic, ongoing community engagement...
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Benjamin Lang

Public School Teacher and Administrator
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  1.  For more than a decade, the Oakland Board of Education...
  2.  Our class sizes are way too large. Our current board...
  3. I want to focuse on teaching "the whole child." Standardized...
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