When GO endorses candidates and ballot measures, we do so because they align with our policy agenda. These short- and long-term goals to improve Oakland’s public schools need champions of all types across our city, including families, educators, and elected officials.
This policy agenda is based on a simple idea: Every student deserves a fair opportunity to be successful in life. For many, the backbone of that opportunity is their education. We owe it to them. To deliver that education, we need to focus policy change in four critical areas.