Mrs. Carol Broughton brings vast experience from her many years in education. Receiving a master’s degree from the University of Alabama in Speech-Language Pathology, she is knowledgeable of the many needs of individual needs of children and parents. As a life-long learner, she returned to school to pursue a Master’s degree in elementary counseling from the University of South Alabama followed by certification in administration. Her journey of learning continued as she earned her Ed.S in Instructional Leadership from the University of South Alabama. Mrs. Broughton’s educational philosophy is based on the belief that every child can learn. Built on relationships of mutual respect and trust, students, parents, and community members collaborate in the learning process to meet the needs of our children. Key components of successful leadership include but are not limited to providing a safe, caring environment, opportunities to engage, and strong foundations of knowledge.