Students have Questions – The Superintendent has Answers

“The backbone of any successful organization is the people that are in the organization” – Superintendent Antwan Wilson

December 1st, 2014


Young people in Oakland have a lot of questions about their education in Oakland’s public schools – and they went straight to the top for the answers. OUSD Superintendent Antwan sits down with student leaders from across the city in this edition of Youth Focus: Oakland’s Future!

Student Participants:

Katebah Al-Olefi, All City Council – Moderator
Senay Alkebulan, Youth Radio – Moderator

Carmen Jimenez, All City Council
Catory Goodman, Youth Radio
Daliah, Da Town Researchers
Dani Tarver, Youth Radio
Eleanor Good, Oakland Youth Commission
Lucas Cota, Da Town Researchers
Luis Rodriguez, Youth Together
Mack McGhee, Oakland Kids First – Real Hard
Mahlik Smith, Oakland Youth Commission
Maya Rapier, Oakland Kids First – Real Hard
Munirah Harris, Oakland Youth Commission
Naudika Williams, Californians For Justice
Nicholas Gantt, Media Enterprise Alliance @ KDOL
Raja’a Williams, Oakland Youth Commission
Ruby Rosenburg, Media Enterprise Alliance @ KDOL
Sky Lowe, Da Town Researchers
Stephanie Vega, Youth Alive – Teens on Target

​Youth Organizations:​

All City Council – Oakland Unified School District
Californians for Justice
Da Town Researchers
Media Enterprise Alliance @ KDOL
Oakland Kids First – Real Hard
Oakland Youth Commission
Youth Alive – Teens on Target
Youth Radio
Youth Together

“Youth Focus: Oakland’s Future” is produced by students of MEA (Media Enterprise Alliance) at KDOL-TV



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