Jerry   Lowe

Professor  

Office: EEDUC 1.616
Phone: (956) 665-7357
Email: jerry.lowe@utrgv.edu

Dr. Jerry Lowe

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Small and Rural school education
  • Education

    • EdD, Educational Administration, Texas A&M University - College Station, 1990
    • MEd, Secondary Education Administration, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1974
    • BA, Physical Education Minor: Biology, Sam Houston State University, 1971
  • Currently Teaching

    EDUL 6355 02 - Administration of HR & Budget:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    EDUL 6315 02 - Ethics and School Law:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks
    EDUL 6355 01 - Administration of HR & Budget:
    Syllabus
    Course Evaluations
    Textbooks




Selected Publications


  • J Surface, D Stader, T Graca, and Jerry Lowe. "Dating violence: Don’t ignore it," Journal of Inquiry and Action in Education 4, no. 3 (2012).

  • Jerry Lowe. "Effective principles: Helping teachers and schools change," Supervision: A collaborative approach. Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon, 2009.

  • Miguel De Los Santos and Jerry Lowe. "Educational Programs for Adjudicated Youth," Dubuque, Iowa: Kendell Hunt: Administration & Supervision of Special Programs, 2007.

  • Jerry Lowe. A biography: William C. Bryant. Encyclopedia of Educational Administration. 2006.

  • Jerry Lowe. A history of school athletics. Encyclopedia of Educational Administration. 2006.

  • Jerry Lowe. "Attracting and retaining teachers in rural schools," The Rural Educator (2006).

  • Jerry Lowe. Types of authority. Encyclopedia of Educational Administration. 2006.

  • Miguel De Los Santos and Jerry Lowe. "Adjudicated youth," The Administration and Supervision of Special Programs in Education. Dubuque, LA: Kendal/Hunt Publishing, 2005: 175-183.

  • Jerry Lowe. Review of competency-Based Performance Improvement Organizational Assessment Package. Fourteenth Annual Yearbook. Lincoln, NE: Buros Institute of Mental Measurements, 2001.

  • Jerry Lowe. Review of project management knowledge ands Skills assessment. Lincoln, NE: Buros Institute of Mental Measurements, 2001.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Jerry Lowe. Texas Education Agency Academics 2000 Grant, $170,792.00 (2000)



Selected Presentations


  • Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, Veronica Estrada, and Jerry Lowe. "Findings of a Study on Administrators in Small Rural Schools," NAHLS International Research Conference , South Padre Island (October 2016)

  • Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, Jerry Lowe, "The Interface Between Facilities and Student Learning in Rural Schools," 108th National Rural Educational Association Conference & Research Symposium , NREA, Columbus, Ohio (October 2016)

  • Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, Jerry Lowe, and Veronica Estrada. "What Superintendents Say about Leading Small, Rural Schools," National Rural Educator Association (NREA) Annual Meeting, National Rural Educator Association (NREA), St. Louis, Missouri (October 2015)

  • Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, Jerry Lowe, and Veronica Estrada. "Small Rural Districts with High Latino Populations," National Rural Educator Association, San Antonio, Texas (October 2014)

  • Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, Veronica Estrada, and Jerry Lowe. "Recruitment and Retention of Teachers in Small Hispanic/Latino School Districts," American Association for Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), San Antonio, Texas (March 2013)

  • Jerry Lowe. "An Investigation of Recruitment and Retention of Teachers in Rural Schools," Texas Association of School Administrators Annual Conference, Austin, TX (January 2013)

  • Jerry Lowe, Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, and Veronica Estrada. "Recruitment and Retention of Teachers in South Texas School Districts," TASA Midwinter Conference & Education Expo, Austin, Texas (January 2013)

  • Velma Menchaca-Ochoa, Veronica Estrada, and Jerry Lowe. "Attracting and Retaining High Quality Bilingual and ESL Teachers in Small Hispanic/Latino Rural Schools," Texas Association for Bilingual Education (TABE), San Antonio, Texas (October 2012)

  • Jerry Lowe. "Dating Violence: Don’t Ignore It," National Education Law Conference, Chicago, IL (November 2011)

  • Jerry Lowe. "Migrant Students: A Lesson in Hispanic Culture for Educators," National Rural Education Association National Convention, Kansas City, MO (October 2006)

Current Courses

EDUL 6355 02 - Administration of HR & Budget:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
EDUL 6315 02 - Ethics and School Law:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks
EDUL 6355 01 - Administration of HR & Budget:
Syllabus
Course Evaluations
Textbooks

Previous Courses