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Shannon Garrison (CA '08) Receives Henry Ford Award

June 23, 2020

Shannon Garrison (CA '08), who teaches fourth and fifth grade at Stonehurst Avenue Elementary STEAM Magnet in Sun Valley, has won a Teacher Innovator Award from The Henry Ford. Shannon is one of 10 Grand Prize winners; the top honor includes a $1,500 honorarium for educational supplies and one year premium subscription to The Henry Ford's educational products and services.

According to The Henry Ford's website, the award honors "teachers who inspire their students to challenge the rules and take risks, who demonstrate how to be collaborative and empathetic, and teach the value of learning from staying curious and learning from failure."