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2008-09-10 06:00:24

By Anonymous The Mt. Diablo School District board recently appointed veteran educator Rose Lock as assistant superintendent of elementary education. Lock, who came to Mt. Diablo in 1990, has been principal of Walnut Acres Elementary since 1999. She replaces Roger Bylund, who left the district earlier this summer to become superintendent of the Paradise Unified School District. Lock spent 12 years teaching math to middle and high school students in Sacramento, San Mateo and San Leandro....


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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