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Alameda County, CA November 4, 2014 Election
 Smart Voter Karen (Johnson) Hemphill

Candidate for
School Director; Berkeley Unified School District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Berkeley School Board Director
  • Chair, Berkeley School Board Policy Committee
  • Former Berkeley School Parcel Tax Planning and Oversight Committee Member
  • Former Co-President Berkeley High Parent, Teacher, Student Association (PTSA)
  • Former Washington Elementary and Longfellow Middle School Governance Member
  • Profession: City Clerk of Emeryville
  • A.B: Brown University, M.A.: U.C. Berkeley
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • Emphasizing critical thinking, technological confidence, and hands on learning experiences to provide a 21st Century education to our students.
  • Full implementation of family partnership, anti-bullying, conflict resolution programs and strengthening our music, art, and gardening programs.
  • Developing a Master Facilities Plan that addresses classroom, technology, career-technical, and physical education space needs.
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Questions on Issues

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Key Endorsements
  • Berkeley Federation of Teachers/State Superintendent Tom Torlakson
  • California Democratic Party/Green Party of Alameda County
  • State Senator Loni Hancock and State Assemblymember Nancy Skinner
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Position Papers
Why I'm running for re-election to the Berkeley School Board
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