Archive for September, 2007

 

School Board Approves Contract with Author Who Compares Youth to Horses

Wednesday, September 12th, 2007

By Cynthia Parkhill
staff writer
Lake Co. Record-Bee (Sept. 12, 2007)

CLEARLAKE World-renowned author Monty Roberts focused his message of non-violence toward the challenges of parenting during a recent appearance at Oak Hill Middle School.

“Be as aware of the community as you are of the school,” he said to Oak Hill educators. “Because your students are part of the community and if you can’t fix the community, you can’t fix the school.”

Roberts spent three days this month visiting with Konocti educators. Earlier this summer, he hosted a group of area teachers at his ranch in Solvang. (more…)