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Photo courtesy of Carla Ward.

On Oct. 9, the Mountain Brook Elementary Robotics team competed in the annual Bots in the Brook tournament, a robotics competition held at Mountain Brook Junior High School. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

In September, he was named one of five Alabama teachers who are finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching — the nation’s highest honor for K-12 mathematics and science teachers. Read more


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Photo courtesy of Allie Hulcher.

Mountain Brook Girl Scouts were roller coaster engineers for a day, thanks to a collaboration between LEGO and Girl Scouts of the USA. Read more


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Photo by Alyx Chandler.

Bill and Suzanne Andrews, both fifth-grade teachers at Mountain Brook Elementary, know firsthand how demanding school is and how stir-crazy kids can get after spending most of the day cooped up in classrooms. Read more


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Submitted by Liz Estess

Heather Brown, a second grade teacher at Cherokee Bend, has been working hard to provide creative learning opportunities to her students. Read more

Cherokee Bend


Photo courtesy of Kathleen Woodry.

Brookwood Forest Elementary broke new ground this summer by turning its new outdoor learning space into a research laboratory, complete with its own weather station. Read more

Brookwood Forest

Students and parents were welcomed back to Brookwood Forest Elementary with two big additions. Read more

Brookwood Forest


Photo by Shaun Flynn.

MBE’s Makerspace Team received a grant to develop a STEM room that will provide students access to modeling software, 3-D pens, 3-D scanners and 3-D printers. Read more

Mountain Brook Elementary

An innovative engineering programs has captured the attention of a number of students at Mountain Brook Junior High. Read more


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