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Oakland Unified school board member resigns, blasts board for failing to focus on students’ needs

By Ali Tadayon - EdSource

Seven-and-a-half year Oakland Unified school board member Shanthi Gonzales, one of five board members who have been lambasted for supporting controversial school closures earlier this year, announced her resignation Monday in a letter critical of the district’s teachers' union and other board members.