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School Director, Trustee Area 3 — Oakland Unified School District

Get the facts on the California candidates running for election to the School Director, Trustee Area 3 — Oakland Unified School District

Find out their top 3 priorities, their experience, and who supports them.

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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.

Candidate Questionnaire Responses

Cherisse Gash

 

District 3

Maiya Edgerly

Cherisse Gash

Mark Hurty

Maximo Santana

Van Cedric Williams

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Candidates

You can vote for 1 of these 5 candidates.

Vancedric Williams

20-year Teacher/ Organizer/ Activist
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Ensure the financial soundness of OUSD accountable...
  2. Promote high-quality schools with wrap-around services...
  3. Use a Racial, Social equity lens to enhance learning...
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Maiya Edgerly

A Non-Profit Leader for Educational...
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Making college and career counseling programming widely...
  2. Ensure our District has the resources it needs to...
  3. Recruit and retain high-quality, diverse teachers...
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Mark Hurty

Education Nonprofit Manager
Top 3 Priorities
  1. Addressing Oakland’s literacy crisis.
  2. Creating a transparent, student focused, community...
  3. Bridging the digital divide.
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