Dr. Bill Jasper
Associate Professor of Mathematics Education
Mathematics Education

Sam Houston State University
P.O. Box 2206
Huntsville, TX  77341-2206
(409) 294-1575
LDB 439 A
mth_waj@shsu.edu

Research Interests:
  • Mathematics for English Languange Learners (MELL)
  • Preparation of Mathematics Middle School Teachers

  • Education
  • B. S. Lafayette College
  • M. S. University of Southern California
  • Ph.D. Texas A & M University.

  • Professional Experience
  • 2004-present Sam Houston State University, Associate Professor
  • 2000-2004 Sam Houston State University, Assistant Professor
  • 1998-2000 Stephen F. Austin State University, Assistant Professor
  • 1995-1998 Blinn College, Mathematics Instructor
  • 1991-1998 College Station ISD, Mathematics Teacher
  • 1989 - 1991 Texas A&M University, Graduate Student/Research Assistant
  • 1967 - 1989 United States Air Force, Lieutenant Colonel

  • Professional Certification
  • Secondary Mathematics (grades 06 - 12)
  • Elementary Self-contained (grades 01 -08)
  • Secondary Chemistry (grades 06 - 12)
  • Information Processing Technologies (grades 01 - 12)

  • Selected Current Professional Memberships
  • National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM)
  • National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
  • Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE)
  • School, Science and Mathematics Association (SSMA)
  • TODOS, an affiliate of NCTM
  • National Middle School Association (NMSA)
  • Southwest Educational Research Association (SERA)
  • Texas Council of Teachers of Mathematics (TCTM)
  • Texas Middle School Association (TMSA)

  • Selected Honors
  • Sam Houston State University Excellence in Teaching Award, 2006.
  • Phi Delta Kappa Honor Society, Stephen F. Austin State University, 1999.
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Texas A&M University, 1993.
  • Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education, Mu Chi Chapter, Texas A&M University, 1990.
  • Selected for the three-week Boston College Discrete Mathematics Project at Southwest Texas State University, 1994.
  • Selected for the Woodrow Wilson Institute Program on probability/statistics topics in middle school mathematics at Texas A&M University,1994.
  • Selected for the Woodrow Wilson Institute Program on integrating graphing calculators in algebra at Sam Houston State University, 1993.
  • Outstanding Young Men of America Award, 1980.
  • Awarded 10 Meritorious Service and Commendation Medals during Air Force career, 1967 - 1989.

  • Selected Publications
  • Publications

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