Gordon Jorgenson III, M.A.Ed.

Assistant Professor, University College
Phone: (626) 815-5362
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Biography

Gordon Jorgenson III, M.A.Ed., came to Azusa Pacific University after serving for 15 years in public education as both a classroom teacher and a school site administrator. Jorgenson's experiences give him conceptual and practical knowledge and insight into the preparation of prospective teachers enrolled in the liberal studies program. He has experience in forming instructional programs and practices centered on standards-based instruction as well as many topics in the area of staff development. Jorgenson also assisted with the implementation of professional learning communities at the middle school level in Baldwin Park Unified. He also helped facilitate the Recycling Old Computers for Kids (R.O.C.K.) Program at Olive Middle School where over 800 recycled computers have been given to students and families in the community.

Education

  • M.A.Ed. – Education Administration, Azusa Pacific University
  • B.A. - Social Science (minor in Biblical Studies), Biola University

Academic Area

  • University College

Expertise

  • Human Developement

Courses Taught

  • HDEV 405 – Portfolio Assessment/Reflection