Professor of School Leadership/Middle and Secondary Teacher Education
Campus Box 4037
Building Visser Hall
Dr. Jerry D. Will joined the faculty in June of 1997 and has 22 years of experience as an administrator and teacher. Dr. Will served as superintendent of schools at Burlingame USD 454 from 1991 to 1997, superintendent of schools at Centre USD 397 from 1985 to 1991, and building principal at Larned USD 495 from 1979 to 1985. He taught in a self-contained classroom on the Sioux Indian Reservation in North Dakota and in an open-classroom in Charles City, Iowa. Dr. Will received his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Kansas State University, a specialist in education administration from Fort Hays State University, a master's of arts in Building Level Administration from the University of Northern Iowa, and a bachelor's of science in elementary education from Dickinson State University in North Dakota. Dr. Will served on the state-wide Council of Superintendents for two years. Dr. Will has served as a guest lecturer and presented several workshops on effective class discipline and classroom management. He is a member of KASA, USA, AASA, and KACD.
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