Primary Role
Chief Learning Officer & Director of BrightBytes Labs at BrightBytes
Teachers College at Columbia University

Person Details


Gayle Allen, Ed.D., MBA, has 15 years of experience as a teacher, school leader, and entrepreneur in the field of education.

She is the founder of two professional development institutes, including the McCord Grauer Center for Excellence in Teaching, and she is the former Associate Head of two independent schools.

Gayle earned her Ed.D. from Teachers College, Columbia University, where she focused her research on teachers’ experiences with web 2.0 technologies and where she also served as an adjunct professor.

Most recently, Gayle earned her MBA from MIT’s Sloan Fellows Program in Innovation and Global Leadership.

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