Chamberlin-Backed Group to Hold Interviews for WCCUSD Election

Endorsement Interview announcement - Education Matters 2016-06-27 13-46-19

The next en­dorse­ment round for WCCUSD school board can­di­dates looks like it will be Education Matters on July 13th. (The of­fi­cial fil­ing pe­riod be­gins on July 18th.)


The Actual Opening of the WCCUSD Board Race…Sort Of

Xavier Abrams, Peter Chau, Antonio Medrano, and Tom Panas

What trig­gered my pre­vi­ous post was the dis­cov­ery that the teach­ers union for West Contra Costa, the United Teachers of Richmond (UTR), has al­ready made an en­dorse­ment (or at least half of one) for the November race. Here’s the time­line as I un­der­stand it:


Back Back Back in the CBOC

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I spent 4 years on the WCCUSD Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee start­ing in January 2011. Then in January 2015, I de­cided to take a break from dis­trict in­volve­ment af­ter al­most 10 years in var­i­ous school dis­trict com­mit­tee and PTA po­si­tions in the West Contra Costa Unified School District. I also felt it was im­por­tant to make room for new peo­ple to con­tribute. Now, I’m back.