Student Profile

Carla T. Galbraith, Ed.D.

Carla Galbraith

Principal, Vallejo Charter School
(707) 556-8620

Background Information
I am currently the Principal of Vallejo Charter School, a K-8 Expeditionary Learning (EL) School in the Vallejo Unified School District. Prior to serving in the bay area, I was a principal in the Washington Unified School District, vice principal in the Elk Grove Unified School District, and teacher in the former Grant Joint Union High School District. I was also a teacher in the California Department of Corrections. On the university level, I serve as a thesis mentor in the School of Education at William Jessup University.

Research Interests
My research interest includes the study of African-American students who have defied the Achievement Gap. I would like to analyze the commonalities and philosophies that lead to the successful performance of African-American students, despite the ongoing gap in academic achievement.