Dr. Gerold H. Jarmon currently serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Education in the Department of Middle Grades, Secondary and Specialized Subjects. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; his Master of Science degree in Elementary/Intermediate Education from North Carolina A. & T. State University in Greensboro, NC; his Level I School Administrator Certification (M.A./Ed.S. Program) from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC; and his Doctor of Education degree in Adult and Community College Education with concentrations in Adult Education Programming and Educational Leadership/School Administration from North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. Dr. Jarmon has served as an elementary and middle school language arts and social studies teacher; middle school and high school assistant principal; elementary school principal; and educational consultant with various school districts in and outside of North Carolina. His research areas of interest include instructional leadership; elementary and middle grades education policy reform for program standards; multicultural education issues; K-12 curriculum development; and promoting academic support services through distance education.