Taylor N. Allbright

Taylor N. Allbright
Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership,
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Taylor N. Allbright is an assistant professor in the Educational Leadership Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Dr. Allbright's teaching and scholarship are grounded in a passion for advancing equity in K-12 schools. She also seeks to bridge research, policy, and practice with scholarship that directly informs the work of educational leaders. Dr. Allbright earned her Ph.D. in Urban Education Policy from the University of Southern California's Rossier School of Education. Prior to pursuing a doctoral degree, she taught high school English and ethnic studies in Hayward, California.

Publications by Taylor N. Allbright
In this brief, we update previous research on the implementation of California’s Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) with the results from a 2019 poll of California voters. Results show that while public awareness of the LCFF has increased, more…
California’s shift towards continuous improvement in education makes understanding how districts and schools can learn to improve a more pressing question than ever. The CORE Improvement Community (CIC), a network of California school districts…
Practices and Supports Employed in CORE Districts and Schools
Social-emotional learning refers to the beliefs, attitudes, personality traits, and behaviors that students need to succeed in school and life. Our study looks closely at ten “outlier schools” in California’s CORE districts whose students report…