Candidates for the Palo Alto Board of Education will share their views Thursday, Sept. 27, in the first of several public forums.
The event will begin at 7 p.m. in the cafetorium of Terman Middle School.
The forum is co-sponsored by the PTAs of Terman, Gunn High School and Barron Park and Juana Briones elementary schools and will be moderated by a member of the Terman PTA executive board.
The four candidates vying for three available spots in the Nov. 6 school board election are software engineer Ken Dauber, parent educator Heidi Emberling and incumbents Melissa Baten Caswell and Camille Townsend.
Several other school board candidates' forums have been announced, including a Wednesday, Oct. 3, event cosponsored by the League of Women Voters and the PTA Council of Palo Alto; and a Monday, Oct. 8, session sponsored by the Community Advisory Committee for Special Education.
The Oct. 3 event will begin at 8 p.m. and the Oct. 8 event will begin at 7 p.m. Both will be held in the boardroom of Palo Alto school district headquarters, 25 Churchill Ave.
An Oct. 10 school board candidates' forum is planned for 7 p.m. in the English Resource Center (ERC) adjacent to the Palo Alto High School Library. That event is cosponsored by Paly's Student Equity Action Network and Parents Advocating Student Success.