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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
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.