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School Director, Trustee Area 5 — 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.
You must select at least 2 candidates to compare them.

Candidates

You can vote for 3 of these 4 candidates.

Rosie Torres

Incumbent and attorney
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  1. Quality Schools for All Students All students in...
  2. Attracting and Retaining Teachers The pressing priority...
  3. Access and Preparation for College College access...
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  1. Create authentic community engagement
  2. Re-prioritize the budget to direct more resources...
  3. End the privatization of public education and a moratorium...
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