Dr. Timothy Gallahar

Phone: (256) 315-5340

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Degrees and Certifications:

EDUCATIONAL and PROFESSIONAL TRAINING 2009 University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama Doctor of Philosophy Major: Educational Administration Minor: Foundations of Education Minor: Educational Research Dissertation: Students’ perceptions of teachers’ expectations as predictors of academic achievement in mathematics 2002 Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama Master of Science Major: Educational Administration K-12 2001 University of Alabama, Educational Specialist Major: Curriculum and Instruction—Secondary Education Area of Concentration: Biology 1999 University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama Master of Arts Major: Curriculum and Instruction—Secondary Education Area of Concentration: Biology and Technology 1998 Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama Bachelor of Science Major: Secondary Education Areas of Concentration: Biology, English Additional Certification in Middle School General Science

Dr. Timothy Gallahar

A Note From The Principal

Greetings and welcome to Talladega County Central High School, Home of the Fighting Tigers!  I am thrilled that you have decided to view our school’s website in order to learn more about the wonderful students, staff, and programs we have to offer. 

Talladega County Central High School has a reputation of excellence and we will continue to strive to become the best.  TCCHS has deep roots with a rich history of community pride and devotion to excellence. We are proud of our excellent, highly qualified teachers and skilled paraprofessionals who work together to provide the very best education possible each and every day.

We are committed to providing innovative lessons to our students, incorporating technology in order to meet the needs of the 21stcentury learner. Our school community is dedicated to providing our students with a well-rounded educational experience.  While the core curriculum is provided for all students, we believe that it is critical to provide leadership opportunities, character education and exposure to the technologies in order to prepare students to compete with their global counterparts.

We are a school committed to children and student success, with a college and career focus.  You will find that this is a vibrant and engaging community of teachers and learners.  To our parents, we believe that your involvement is an essential component to the academic success of your child.   I encourage you to meet your child’s teacher and to get engaged in your child’s learning.  Your participation is greatly appreciated!

I look forward to partnering with you on behalf of our future leaders as we are Building Better Futures…No Excuses!

 

Enthusiastically,

 

Timothy Gallahar, Ph.D. 
Principal 

 

IT'S GREAT TO BE A FIGHTING TIGER!
#movingforward #thisisus

 

 


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

1998-Present  Talladega County Schools, Talladega, Alabama
                         Principal, 
                         --Talladega County Central High School
                         Assistant Principal, 
                         --Talladega County Central High School
                         Science Teacher, 
                         --Charles R. Drew Middle School
                         Science Teacher, 
                         --Munford High School

 
EDUCATIONAL and PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

2009     University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
             Doctor of Philosophy
                Major: Educational Administration
                Minor: Foundations of Education
                Minor: Educational Research

Dissertation: Students’ perceptions of teachers’ expectations as predictors of academic achievement in mathematics

2002     Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama
             Master of Science
                Major: Educational Administration K-12
                       
2001     University of Alabama,
             Educational Specialist
                 Major: Curriculum and Instruction—Secondary Education
                 Area of Concentration: Biology

1999     University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
              Master of Arts
                Major: Curriculum and Instruction—Secondary Education
                Area of Concentration: Biology and Technology
           
1998     Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, Alabama
             Bachelor of Science
                 Major: Secondary Education
                 Areas of Concentration: Biology, English
                 Additional Certification in Middle School General Science