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November 6, 2018 — California General Election
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Saratoga Union School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Eric Cao

Father/Engineer/Executive
4,085 votes (23.03%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Promote more community especially fathers' involvement and collaboration with student’s education and growth
  • Focus on student well-being by introducing a yearly district level sports day event and fostering an environment where students from different levels of education help each other and serve as mentors
  • Keep the district the best in sustainable efforts and more innovative initiatives

Experience

Biography

Eric, #1 on ballot
  • a father of two children: one in college and another in Redwood Middle School in the district
  • engineer background
  • experienced executive and ready to serve: currently is Vice President (VP) of software development at Oracle and having executive MBA training.
  • teaching experience so has good understanding of teachers and students: one semester in a middle school as internship when in college and 2 years college teaching assistant during his M.S here.
  • understand the community needs: contributed and as one of leads to the district major events, like math pathways and Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE). Serving as VP of Redwood Middle School Site Council since last year and was as VP communication of Redwood Middle School PTA last year.

Endorsed by

  • Sophia Kao, Trustee, Saratoga Union School District
  • Victor Zhang, former board member, Saratoga Union School District
  • Aileen Kao, former Mayor, Saratoga City
Eric's top priorities are
  • Promote more community collaboration and involvement especially fathers' with student’s education and growth
  • Focus on student well-being by introducing a yearly district level sports day event and fostering an environment where students from different levels of education help each other and serve as mentors
  • Keep the district the best in sustainable efforts and more innovative initiatives
  • Promote more scientific ways via using accurate data and analysis as the base for all decisions
  • Foster an environment for personalized learning

Who supports this candidate?

Elected Officials (3)

  • Victor Zhang - former board member, Saratoga Union School District
  • Aileen Kao, former mayor, Saratoga City
  • Sophia Kao, Trustee, Saratoga Union School District

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Eric's top priorities if elected are
  • Promote more community collaboration and involvement especially fathers' with student’s education and growth
  • Focus on student well-being by introducing a yearly district level sports day event and fostering an environment where students from different levels of education help each other and serve as mentors
  • Keep the district the best in sustainable efforts and more innovative initiatives
  • Promote more scientific ways via using accurate data and analysis as the base for all decisions

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