Ford, Gervais W. (G.W.) (1921-2007)
Year Retired from SJSU
Stanford University, 1952 Ed.D.
University of Chicago, 1947 MA
Tulane University, 1943 AB
San Jose State University, 1951-1991 (During 2‑year leave of absence, served as an Assoc. Superintendent, American Dependents Schools in Europe, N. Africa, Mid‑East, 1963-1965)
Louisiana State University, 1948-1950
Elgin (Illinois) High School, 1947-1948
Administrative and Professional Experience
Consultant to school districts, California Department of Education, and U.S. Department of Education.
Served as Chairman of Department of Secondary Education and as an Associate Dean of Education at San Jose State University.
Served as director of many projects fostering educational development in California and overseas.
The Structure of Knowledge and the Curriculum, co‑authored with Lawrence Pugno.
Several articles concerned with secondary school curriculum and instruction and with teacher education.