Norma Gibbs, Principal

Norma Gibbs is the new principal of Whittier International Elementary. She has been with Minneapolis Public Schools since 1991 as both a reading, special education, and English Learner teacher, and as an administrator. She previously served as District Program Facilitator and coordinated programming for English Learners with Special Needs.
Norma Gibbs holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Italian. She earned a Master’s of Education with a focus on Learning Disabilities and an Education Specialist degree in Educational Leadership. She most recently earned certification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards in English As A New Language/Early and Middle Childhood.