An online discussion of the issues confronting our schools, with school board candidate Sam Davis.
Sam is a parent at Oakland Tech and a former Oakland teacher, endorsed by the Democratic Party, the teachers' union, many elected officials, and parents and educators from every public school in North Oakland.
Hosted by Chabot parents Caitlin Khurshid, Clarence Hunt and Lenore Anderson, and former Claremont PTA president Shona Armstrong — all are welcome to join!
With guest speaker Keith Brown, president of the Oakland teachers' union, OEA.
What changes should be made in our Oakland schools? With four open seats on the school board, this election will mark a big change in direction for OUSD. Ask your questions and give your ideas for how to handle the pandemic, district finances, integrating our schools more, charter schools, reducing teacher turnover, and more!
Educators for Democratic Schools—a group of parents, education activists, and present and former Oakland teachers and administrators—have spent the last few months vetting potential candidates for the Oakland school board.
Please join them and the Wellstone Democratic Renewal Club on Friday, September 25, at 5:30 pm for a Zoom meeting to present their slate of candidates.
Sankofa United parents Danielle Conde and Marin Moran, and teacher Mr. Peter Wilson, invite you to meet Sam Davis, candidate for Oakland school board in District 1.
Sam is an Oakland parent and former OUSD teacher who is running to put families and educators back at the center of decision-making in our district. He has been endorsed by the Alameda County Democratic Party, the teachers' union OEA, and parents and school site staff from all the schools in North Oakland, among others.
Ask Sam your questions and share your ideas about what the district should be doing on issues like distance learning, racial equity, the budget, college preparedness, school closures, and more.