Monarch in the Media

 

Kids and Mental Health
Houston Matters Radio Program featuring Dr. Debrah Hall 
KUHF Radio News 88.7 NPR
December 3, 2014

Special Autism-Friendly Performance of the Radio City Spectacular at The Hobby Center
610 AM Radio Houston— Fran Macferran and Bryant Shaw, Ph.D.
December 2014

Monarch School named finalist in Urban Land Institute Houston awards 
Houston Community Newspapers
Memorial Examiner, Bellaire Examiner, River Oaks Examiner, West University Examiner, The Rancher-Katy News
November 28, 2014

Hobby Christmas show kicks autism inclusion into high gear
Houston Chronicle, Lifestyle    
By Suzanne Garofalo 
November 2014

Hobby Center to present ‘autism friendly’ show
Houston Chronicle   
Neighborhoods
November 2014

The Hobby Center Foundation Presents Special Autism-Friendly Performance of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular Dec. 6
Houston Community Newspapers
October 2014

See the Rockettes In An Autism Spectrum-Friendly Environment
Covering Katy, News of Katy, Texas
Lifestyle
October 2014 

Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens
edutopia.org- The George Lucas Educational Foundation
Patrick Waters
July 2014
Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens
Blogtalkradio - Broadcast in Education
Patrick Waters
August 2014

Rice Board Fellow sits on the Board of Trustees
Learn more in the following article:
Working: Ways to recruit at college receive update
Houston Chronicle -  Business - Section D 
By: L.M. Sixel
August 2014

SmartBlog on Education Editor’s Choice Content Award: July
SmartBrief on Education By Melissa Greenwood
Patrick Waters for Project-Based Learning Through a Maker’s Lens, Edutopia
July 2014

Project-Based Learning Through a Maker's Lens
edutopia.org- The George Lucas Educational Foundation
Patrick Waters
July 2014

Purple Songs Can Fly Kids Radio Show
Voice America.com Internet Radio- Kids Channel 
with Catherine Taylor and Anita Kruse
June 2014

Purple Songs Can Fly Kids Radio Show
Voice America.com Internet Radio- Kids Channel 
Catherine Taylor - Monarch Music Therapist
May 2014

Monarch Institute Unveils first Living Building in Texas
Examiner Newspapers-
Rusty Graham
May 2014

Monarch Institute Unveils first Living Building in Texas 
Your Houston Community News.com MemorialKaty News-The Rancher
Bellaire, River Oaks, West University 
Rusty Graham
May 2014
Living Building Studio Classroom at The Monarch School
KRIV Fox 26
Rita Garcia
April 2014
Classroom built only from recycled products
KTRK ABC Channel 13
Deborah Wrigley
April 2014
Monarch Institute and School celebrates Earth Day
KPRC NBC Local 2
Laura Freeman
April 2014
Monarch School's new classroom has net-zero energy use goal
Houston Chronicle -- Front Page with jump to A4
By Jennifer Radcliffe and Photographer Dave Rossman
April 2014
It's Earth Day: 
KIAH CW Channel 39
News Fix Reporter Joey Longa
April 2014
The Whole-School Sustainability Framework 
"Guiding Principles for Integrating Sustainability Into All Aspects of a School  Organization"
 Vision & Mission Alignment, Page 5 features The Monarch School 
 A publication of The Center For Green Schools  
 March 2014
Monarch School expands 
Houston Chronicle -- Ultimate Memorial
By ANNETTE BAIRD
February 2014
Monarch Institute dedicates campus in Spring Branch 
Memorial Examiner --Houston Community Newspapers  
By Rusty Graham
February 2014
Dedication of the Monarch Institute for Neurological Differences
News 92 FM   
Maria Todd interviews Dr. Debrah Hall
February 2014
Monarch Institute Facility Dedication
Channel 2 KPRC - Local 2 NBC  
News 2 Houston
February 2014
Monarch Institute for Neurological Differences dedicates campus
Channel 2 KPRC - Local 2 NBC     
Click 2 Houston
February 2014
Former First Lady Barbara Bush to Visit Monarch Institute
Channel 26 KRIV -    
Fox Morning News -LIVE
February 2014
The Monarch School receives the 2014 NAPSEC Award for Leadership & Innovation in Special Education Award
Houston Chronicle   
Ultimate Memorial
February 2014
Monarch Institute schedules film screening (ReelAbilities Film Festival) 
Houston Chronicle      
Ultimate Memorial
January 2014
Monarch School Holiday Sale set for Dec. 5-6 
Houston Chronicle   
Ultimate Memorial
December 2013
Life Academy Holiday Sale 
with Brent Clanton News 92 FM Radio Business Editor    
News 92 FM
December 2013
Monarch Minutes:"Autism as Trauma” -- Lessons from Trauma Models and Reasons for Hope and Resilience. 
with Dr. Bryant Shaw and Dr. Tara Devine    
KPFT 90.1 FM Radio Open Journal
December 2013
Panel discussion on Autism as Trauma scheduled Nov. 12 
Houston Chronicle     
Ultimate Memorial
November 2013
Sacred Space in Houston Blog Article on Living Building Challenge
by Bill Walsh  
Pharos-- Pharosproject.net Blog
November 2013
Taking the "Ought" Out of Autism
by Neal Sarahan, Ph.D.    
Living Well Magazine
November 2013
The Importance of Executive Functions for Children with Dyslexia
by Debrah Hall, Ph.D.  
HBDA Resource Guide 2013
2013
The Transformation: Monarch Institute for Neurological Differences 
Spotlight on Excellence, The Vital Balance Magazine,  Volume 22, Issue 2 
Reclaiming Children and Youth
Summer 2013
Nature to Keep Green School Running
Houston Chronicle--Front Page
Nancy Sarnoff
5/23/2013
Spring Branch school is all about going green
Houston Chronicle
Photos by Thomas B. Shea / for the Chronicle
5/22/2013
Conversation with Debrah Hall
The Monarch Institute for Neurological Differences
Comcast Newsmakers
5/21/2013
The Solar-Powered Spring Branch School House –Kickstarter Campaign
SWAMPLOT.COM—Houston’ Real Estate Landscape
5/6/2013
Living Building Challenge/Earth Day Interview with Shelly Pottorf
Channel 13 KTRK—ABC Tom Koch
5/4/2013
ReelAbilities Moments – features Monarch participation
MISHPACHA Jewish Family Services Publication
Spring 2013
The Monarch School student to show artwork at REELABILITIES
Houston Community Newspapers
Memorial Examiner, Bellaire Examiner, River Oaks Examiner, West University Examiner
1/27/2013
Earth Day Festival at The Monarch School
Channel 13 KTRK—ABC  Pooja Lodhia
Your Home Town LIVE
4/23/2013
MONARCH SCHOOL – Earth Day Festival
Houston Chronicle – City & State Page B3
4/23/2013
Amanda Tullos - Cadillac Spirit of Innovation
Amanda Tullos -- Living Building Challenge
Channel 11 KHOU—CBS
Cadillac Spirit of Innovation
A special rite of passage for Jewish girl with autism
Friday, December 21, 2012
Houston Chronicle – Section E
MONARCH SCHOOL - Student-made gifts
Houston Chronicle – City & State Page B3
12/07/2012
Annual Holiday Sale: Life Academy Students & Carolyn Campbell
NEWS 92 FM -- News Radio 92.1FM — Carolyn Campbell
12/05-06/2012
Annual Holiday Sale: Life Academy Students & Gail Delaughter
KUHF Radio 88.7 FM – Houston Public Radio — Gail Delaughter
12/06/2012
CONGRESS HEARINGS: AUTISM - features Dr. Bryant Shaw
NEWS 92 FM -- News Radio 92.1FM — Bonnie Petrie
11/29/2012
Monarch Magic (Part Three): Ready For The World
NEWS 92 FM -- News Radio 92.1FM
10/3/2012
Monarch Magic (Part Three): Ready For The World
NEWS 92 FM -- News Radio 92.1FM
10/3/2012
Monarch Magic (Part Two): Keys to Success
NEWS 92 FM -- News Radio 92.1FM
10/2/2012
Monarch Magic (Part One): Family Challenges
NEWS 92 FM -- News Radio 92.1FM
10/1/2012
The Monarch School seeking donations
Ultimate Memorial
09/20/2012
The Monarch School to attempt to meet Living Building Challenge Certification
Ultimate Memorial
09/20/2012
lnstituo monarca ayuda un especiales de necesidades con de ninos-Septiembre 10. 2012
The Monarch Institute help special needs children- September 10, 2012
Channel 45- Univision 45 KXLN Houston
9-11-12
lnstituo monarca ayuda un especiales de necesidades con de ninos-Septiembre 10. 2012
The Monarch Institute help special needs children- September 10, 2012
Channel 45- Univision 45 KXLN Houston
9-10-12 5pm newscast
Debrah Hall Ph.D - People on the Move - Houston Business Journal
Houston Business Journal- People on the Move
Week of September 7-13, 2012 (online version July 30, 2012)
Neal Sarahan PhD - People on the Move - Houston Business Journal
Houston Business Journal- People on the Move
Week of September 7-13, 2012 (online version July 30, 2012)
Collaboration for benefit of Houston's autism community deserves an ovation
Houston Chronicle-Opinion-Outlook
8/10/2012
Sarahan named executive director of monarch institute for Neurological Differences
Houston Chronicle-Ultimate Memorial-Business
8/1/2012
Autism friendly performance of the Lion King featuring Dr Shaw.
Channel 2 KPRC - Local 2 NBC
07/19/2012 and 07/20/2012
School offers support, basic life lessons to autistic students
Houston Chronicle
5/7/2012
Art reveals a deeper world, and a new way to communicate
Houston Chronicle
5/7/2012
Student of the Week - Thomas Casey
Houston Chronicle | Ultimate Section
2/8/2012
Teacher’s Guide to John Robison’s ‘Be Different’
Autism Speaks Official Blog
4/13/2011
“Monarch Students Promote Lemonade Day”
Deborah Duncan Show | KHOU.COM
4/29/2010

School in Spring Branch Shapes Kids From Inside Out
Wendy Siegle | KUHF Radio Feature
4/26/2010

Other People's Junk Becomes Non-Profit Treasure 
Wendy Siegle | KUHF Radio Feature
11/26/2009

Channel 39, Going Green with Yolanda Green Part 1
May 2009
Channel 39, Going Green with Yolanda Green Part 2
May 2009
Monarch Students and Faculty Hired to write Leader’s Guide for Look Me in the Eye
September 2008
Dr. Marty Webb on KHOU's Deborah Duncan Show
August 2008
Justin Fox receives the 2007 Mayor’s Volunteer Houston Award!
5/8/2008
KPRC Channel 2 Monarch School Teaches Lessons In Every Activity
Courtney Zavala Reports
May 2008
Monarch School to host 'Dancing with the Stars' fundraiser May 1 Goal to raise $200,000 for its building, scholarship fund
KIM MORGAN, Chronicle Correspondent
4/24/2008
Monarch School a gentle and safe place
March 2008
Attorney O'Quinn gives Monarch School $300,000
Gift adds to pledge for new facility to help children's learning problems
TERRI LANGFORD, Copyright 2007 Houston Chronicle
December 20, 2007
Channel 11 reporting with Janice Williamson on vaccinations
11/14/2007
Dan and Jan Duncan donates $50 million for Neurological Research Center on KPRC Channel 2
10/24/2007
Monarch School to break ground on new campus
Spring Branch facility aims to double enrollment, expand services
ANNETTE BAIRD, Chronicle Correspondent
October 1, 2007
Donors give Monarch School $27,000, two cars given to Monarch School to replace stolen vehicle Authorities seek help in locating station wagon
KIM HUGHES, Chronicle Correspondent
9/24/2007
"You and Your Quirky Kid"
By Lorraine Ali | NEWSWEEK
9/17/2007
ABC Channel 13 reports on Monarch’s stolen vehicle Part 1
8/15/2007
ABC Channel 13 reports on Monarch’s stolen vehicle Part 2
8/15/2007

KPRC Channel 2 reports on Monarch’s stolen vehicle
8/15/2007

The first broadcast of the Monarch Hour on KPFT Radio April 5, 2007
ABC Channel 13 Asks Monarch About Asperger’s Syndrome 
2/6/2007
Monarch Minutes Episodes
Health Check Aspergers Syndrome
featuring The Naccarato Family
11/03/2006
Khou Channel 13
Kate Matthiesen featured on KPRC Bayou City Art Festival
10/15/2006
Sanford Shapiro looks at The Monarch School
6/20/2006
UpClose: Autism Alert!
Feb. 4, 2005
Janice Williamson / KHOU 11 News
Monarch School Provides Unique Education
KUHF 88.7FM Houston Public Radio

Sept 2004
Spring Branch school gives pupils pride Monarch School gala will benefit special education programs
Houston Chronicle ThisWeek (Memorial/Spring Branch/Uptown)
April 2004
Autism has challenges for parents, children
Houston Chronicle ThisWeek (Memorial/Spring Branch/Uptown)
April 2004
Special Needs Children Visit Outdoor Camp
ANNETTE BAIRD,
Houston Chronicle, Section ThisWeek, Page 18, 2 STAR Edition
May 2003
Monarch Makes National Debut on "Oprah"
6/15/2000