Educator Resources


Use this Tiki-Toki timeline to take a look at the creation of the area and city we know today as Shaker Heights!

This timeline includes events that have shaped the "Shaker story" as well as short biographies of some of the notable people who have made Shaker Heights such a diverse and exciting place to live, both in the past and today.

If you are interested in learning more about the history of Shaker Heights and the people who have called it home throughout the years, please visit or contact the Shaker Historical Society at

*Please note that this timeline has not been updated since 2016.