Alabama Schools In The Early 1900s May Shock You. They’re So Different.

Alabama schools have changed a lot since the early 1900s. For example, today’s schools are large buildings with individual classrooms, whereas back in the early 1900s, most schools were comprised of only one room with students of different grade levels. Listed below are 13 photos that showcase what school life looked like in Alabama during the early 1900s.

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What do you think about these photos? Are you surprised by how different Alabama schools were during the early 1900s compared to today? Share your thoughts with us below!