Pam Robie Hart

Eight vying for four county board education seats

Eight candidates vying for four education board spots will compete in a race marked with talk of school district reorganization. The Placer County Board of Education has four of ...

12-year board veteran seeking another term

Auburn resident Don Brophy, 76, was set to finally retire from education this year. But after more than 40 years within the scholastic community, Brophy decided another four wouldn ...

Auburn resident wants to bring fresh perspective to board

Pam Robie Hart wants a new set of eyes on a board she’s watched for more than 20 years. She’s hoping to bring a new perspective to the Placer County Office of Education Board o ...

Unification would help meet schools’ financial challenges

With the state’s dropout rate estimated to be over 24 percent, we need to look at better ways to engage our students. I am appalled with the dropout rate in our schools. These dr ...