Assistant Director of Special Education
Gale has 20 years experience in the area of education. She has worked as an elementary school teacher, Lead Teacher, Education Specialist and Assistant principal, receiving the “Star” Award for her reconfiguration of the high school program at a previous school. At Five Keys Charter School, Gale initially served as a teacher at County Jails 2 and 5 and conducted several Professional Development and New Hire trainings. Gale also wrote Five Keys curriculum in the area of Literacy and English before accepting the role of Assistant Director of Special Education. Gale has an undergraduate degree in Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco, an Education Specialist Teaching Credential, and Master of Arts Degree in Special Education from San Francisco State University. In 2015, she became a Certified Trainer with the International Institute of Restorative Practices.