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Bellevue Union School DistrictCandidate for Board Member

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Sharon Ligon

Incumbent
1,223 votes (13.6%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Continue our efforts to educate our teachers with the best Teaching policies.
  • To provide the security our students require to feel safe in our schools
  • Making sure our students have the latest technical teaching to bring them into the 21 century learning

Experience

Experience

Profession:I am a retired Field Engineer. I have also held a license for life insurance. I also worked as a security guard
Board member, Bellevue Union School District — Elected position (2012–current)
Field Engineer, discovery Office Systems (1996–2006)

Education

Santa Rosa Junior College Certificate of completion , Electronics was my main focus (1992)

Community Activities

Volunteer, Bellevue Union School District (2007–current)

Biography

One of my favorite things to do is teach students the importance of giving back to the community. I am currently teaching students to sew, and we make quilts, or knit slippers and give them to homeless shelters and orginazitions like the Vietnam Vets.

Who supports this candidate?

Featured Endorsements

  • Local parents

Questions & Answers

Questions from League of Women Voters of California Education Fund (1)

A recent law made major changes in the way that the state allocates funding to schools.  What will you do to ensure that the public understands your local control formula for school spending and your plan to measure outcomes?
Answer from Sharon Ligon:

Have Town House meeting at the beginning and end of the year.  Parent liasons That act as a coordinator to assist in communication between the community and the governing board. Be always available to my stakeholders.

Political Beliefs

Position Papers

Stay the Coursparaprofessional

Summary

An overview of what has transpired during my work as a board member.

It has been four years since you have put your trust in me, and I have been ready to make the changes we have needed for our students to be the best they can be.  This year our district made some of the biggest advancements in our county as well as the state for our students.  We have also, added pre schools and pre kindergartens to our schools as well as adding our first dual immersion school in which we have students from other districts coming to.

In the best interest of our students we are now serving fresh, healthy foods to all of our schools, with three of them cooking on site.  A forth school will be following in the next year

We now have spring and summer intersession for all students who need it. Para professionals  to all class's for reading advancement.  As well as a K thru 12 school, working with the junior college and Sonoma State.  P.E classes for all grades, choirs, and computers.m we have a one to one computer per student in upper grades and even our kindergartens are equipped with computes.

Our campuses are all up graded for a safe and enjoyable learning experience.

Our pay scales are now competitive to bring in and keep the best teachers.

Lets stay the course.  Vote for Sharon Ligon as school board member.

Thank you

 

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