Tag Archives: Antwan Wilson

Alameda County Office of Education (ACOE) Supt. L. Karen Monroe spoke at Wednesday's special school board, explaining why her office downgraded the district's financial health and issued a  public Letter of Fiscal Concern. Shown (L to R) are Board President James Harris, Interim OUSD Supt. Devin Dillon and ACOE Supt. Monroe. Photo by Ken Epstein.

Oakland School Board Demands Full Disclosure of Budget Shortfall Board majority postpones resolution to cut $14 million next year

Demanding budget transparency, the Oakland Board of Education voted this week to postpone making $14 million in cuts that staff was recommending for next school year, saying they wanted administrators to answer questions about how [...]
(L to R) School Boardmember Jody London, Supt. Antwan Wilson and Board President James Harris at a school board meeting. Photo by Ken Epstein.

Oakland School Board to Grapple with $30 Million Shortfall, Despite Being Flush with Revenue

In mid-December, the Post reported that the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) faced a budget shortfall of between $22 million and $30 million, which the district did not confirm or deny.
Presidente de la Junta Escolar James Harris (izquierda) y Supt. Antwan Wilson. Foto cortesía de Oakland North.

La Junta Escolar de Oakland escoge a la misma Compañía de Búsqueda fuera de la ciudad que reclutó el Superintendente saliente

La Junta de Educación de Oakland eligió esta semana la misma firma de búsqueda del sur de California para contratar a un nuevo superintendente que utilizó para contratar al superintendente saliente Antwan Wilson hace dos [...]
Los participantes en la Asamblea de la Comunidad del Post Salon de diciembre discutieron propuestas para realizar una búsqueda de un nuevo superintendente de escuelas que esté comprometido con los estudiantes y familias de Oakland. Foto por Ken Epstein.

La comunidad de Oakland quiere una búsqueda transparente para el nuevo jefe de escuelas La Asamblea de la Comunidad recomienda al superintendente que elijan a no vender propiedades o alquilar edificios de la ciudad

Los miembros de la comunidad, hablando en la Asamblea de la Comunidad del Post Salon del domingo pasado, están pidiendo a la Junta de Educación de Oakland llevar a cabo un proceso transparente e inclusivo [...]
Participants at the December Post Salon Community Assembly discussed proposals for conducting a search for a new schools’ superintendent who is committed to Oakland
students and families. Photo by Ken Epstein.

Oakland Post Salon Community Assembly Wants Transparent Search for New Schools’ Chief Salon advises departing superintendent not to sell property or lease city building

Community members, speaking at last Sunday’s Post Salon Community Assembly, are calling on the Oakland Board of Education to conduct a transparent and inclusive process to pick a new school district superintendent to replace Antwan [...]
Parents speak at recent school board meeting. Photo courtesy of Bay Area Parent Leadership Action Network (PLAN).

Will Oakland Community Be Involved in Selecting New Superintendent?

In the wake of Oakland Unified School District Supt. Antwan Wilson’s announcement that he is resigning, effective in February, parents, teachers and community members are asking the Board of Education to adopt a search process [...]
James Harris speaks on Supt. Wilson's resignation at a press conference on Tuesday. Photo by Ken Epstein.

Oakland Schools Supt. Antwan Wilson Resigns Mid-Year to Lead Washington, D.C. Schools

  Ending months of rumors that he was applying for jobs at school districts around the country, Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) Superintendent Antwan Wilson announced this week that he is quitting after two-and-a-half years [...]