By Leah Schmalz
TyJuana Shaw loves the color purple.
So when J.H. Gunn Elementary, the school where she teaches kindergarten, told everyone to dress in purple one day during the final week of classes, she was excited.
When she arrived at school to discover the day was held in her honor, she was absolutely elated.
Purple Day was one of several ways the students and staff commemorated Shaw’s retirement from teaching this year. She taught at Bain and Lebanon Road elementary schools before putting in 20 years at J.H. Gunn. […]