Beckie Lopez King

A grid idea for saving water

Drought conditions call for creative thinking. For Richard Huntley, master gardener and director of the compost education program at the Placer Nature Center, it’s a good tim ...

District has more options for young learners

Kindergarten is expecting more from today’s youngsters, and Auburn schools are looking for ways to prepare students. “One of the biggest differences with kindergarten right no ...

Grandparents Day a 'special' celebration

As the sounds of “To Grandmother’s House We Go” pumped through the Rock Creek School gym, children danced and proud grandparents watched in a day meant to celebrate and give ...

She strives to instill early love of learning

Kindergarten is just part of Beckie Lopez King's day. It's where you'll find her, Monday through Friday, during the school day. But just because the bell rings doesn't mean Lopez ...