• Welcome to Galve-Peritore, Karina's page!


    Dr. Karina Galve was born in Mexico City but she has lived in several countries.

    She has been teaching for 30 years, thirteen of which she has been at Columbia Public Schools. Prior to working at CPS she was at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has taught different subjects in United States, Mexico, Romania, and New Zealand. 

    She got her Ph.D. in Rural Sociology and M.S. from the University of Missouri-Columbia and her M.A./B.A. in International Relations and International Political Economy from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She got her National Board Certification in November, 2007; a Fulbright to Costa Rica in 2009, to Japan in 2003, and a Fellowship from ICALP at the University of Lisbon.

    She was appointed to New Zealand/Asian-Pacific Economic Cooperation Council in Auckland, New Zealand. She was also Consultant to the Mexican Government and World Bank.

    She has done fieldwork research in Mexico, Brazil, the U.S. and New Zealand from which she has several publications including an edited book.

     For Dr. Galve education is the most precious gift we can give to our children.


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       Email: KGalve@cpsk12.org
       Phone: 573-214-3300