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The acronym ALICE stands for Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evaluate. Many schools throughout Ohio are starting to ALICE train their students and faculty.

Shaker Should Do More Than Hide

Danielle Krantz, Campus and City Community Reporter
February 26, 2019
On Nov. 8, the Shaker Heights Teachers' Association filed a grievance with the district on the basis of academic freedom, communication and lack of due process for teacher Jody Podl. After failing to resolve the grievance, the district entered into arbitration with the SHTA.

District Withdraws Discipline of Podl One Day Before Arbitration

Astrid Braun and Ethan Bloch
February 12, 2019
Plastic Does Not Protect Us

Plastic Does Not Protect Us

Ainsley Snyder, Opinion Editor
February 7, 2019
Morris reads a prepared statement during the public comment period of the Nov. 14 Board of Education meeting.

Nov. 14 BOE Meeting Statement From SHTA Leader

Dr. John Morris, SHTA President
November 14, 2018
“I probably couldn’t live without mine,

Government Mandates Spawn New Non-Teaching Positions

Emet Celeste-Cohen, Investigations Editor
November 8, 2017
Assitant Superintendent and Director of Curriculum and Instruction Dr. Terri L. Breeden responds to questions from upwards of 50 community members during a discussion at Shaker Heights Public Library Saturday, April 29.

Elementary Science Changes Prompt Heated Community Discussion

Emily Montenegro, Opinion Editor
May 1, 2017
Students participate in the walkout Friday, Nov. 11, at 12:30 p.m.

Shaker Students Hold Blackout and Walkout

Nora Spadoni and Grace Lougheed
November 12, 2016
Class of 2014 members Jacob Herbst and Nick Adamson play “root beer pong” during their senior prank at an Onaway Road property during first period May 5, 2014. The class of 2016 performed few senior pranks.

Absence of Senior Pranks Rattles Students

Sophia Sickling and Ana Yasinsky
May 24, 2016
Shaker’s computers, Dell  Otiplex 760 desktops, are sometimes equipped with Dual Core processors, which can make computers perform slowly when programs are open simultaneously.

Shaker Updates its District Tech Plan

Emet Celeste-Cohen and Christopher Min
January 6, 2016
Students at Richland Junior High in Essex, Missouri barricade a classroom door during ALICE training session. Shaker previously considered this 
training to teach students how to react to an intruder.

District Communication Blunders Spark Dismay, Chaos

Lily Roth, Opinion Editor
November 11, 2015
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