Interview with Anaheim City School District board candidate Esther Castillo
Dr. Esther Castillo knows what it feels like to be shunned by the board of the Anaheim City School District (ACSD). She quietly lent her signature last year to a last-ditch petition effort to keep Principal Roberto Baeza at Juarez Elementary instead of getting booted. The effort proved to be real-life lessons in the sociology professor's education classes at Chapman University and Fullerton College. Soon, her students and Anaheim parents suggested she run for one of three school board seats up for grabs this November. On the last day to file, Castillo declared her candidacy.
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