Vicki Park

Vicki Park
Vicki Park
Assistant Professor,
San Diego State University

Vicki Park is an assistant professor of educational leadership at San Diego State University's College of Education. Her research focuses on studying the implementation of education policy, urban school reform, and organizational learning, with the goal of bridging the research-to-practice and practice-to-research gap to improve educational opportunities for all students. Dr. Park started her career in education as a middle and elementary school teacher. She earned her Ph.D. in Urban Education Policy with an emphasis on K-12 administration from the University of Southern California.

Publications by Vicki Park
The Case of Long Beach Unified School District
This case study in the Long Beach Unified School District is part of a broader set of reports on findings from the CORE-PACE Research Partnership’s developmental evaluation in 2018-19. The research in 2018-19 focused on elevating lessons about how…
Early lessons from the CORE districts
In California, recent policy shifts have created a high degree of local control with the expectation that school districts will think differently about school and district improvement. However, many districts lack the individual expertise and…