Tag: Shades Cahaba Elementary School

A Chat with Alabama Teacher of the Year Alternate Alli Phelps

Alli Phelps’ name might have gotten media attention after being named Alabama Teacher of the Year Alternate for this school year, but what she is perhaps most excited about as she represents teachers across the state this year is not herself but sharing about her English learner students.

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A Sound Link

How a multisensory approach to reading is transforming classrooms and minds.

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A Look at Shades Cahaba’s 100 Years

Shades Cahaba School turned 100 years old in September, and one of its former students, Shawn Wright, has documented its history from its days as a high school to the elementary school it is today.

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Shades Cahaba Lots of Love

A patio behind Shades Cahaba Elementary transitioned into a hair studio one afternoon in May as 12 girls lined up with ponytails, ready to have at least 8 inches cut off. These

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Remember When

Tales from back when Shades Cahaba was a high school, as told by those who remember them best.

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