Jerry G. Holt

Jerry Glenn Holt

Second Ed-Found


Office Hours

Gore Education Complex C313

Monday and Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Current Semester Schedule

Adolescent Learner • Mon. Wed. 12:20 PM – 1:35 PM
College Geometry • Tue. Thu. 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM
Philosophical Foundations of Education • Online
Student Teaching in Secondary School • Supervision


About Me

Jerry Holt is a retired teacher, having taught in the public schools of Leon, Orange, and Palm Beach Counties for 38 years.  He now teaches secondary education, educational foundations, and mathematics courses, preparing a new generation of teachers for service in the schools. He is the English Education Coordinator in the Department of Secondary Education, Technology Education, and Foundations in the College of Education. He also serves as the Certified Athletic Trainer for FAMU Developmental Research School and for various Campus Recreation teams.


Work History

  • Ethnomathematics
  • Dunbar studies
  • Injury management
  • Optimization of physical fitness


  • Ph.D., Education (Sport Psychology), University of Idaho
  • M.S., Park and Resource Management, Slippery Rock University
  • M.A.I.S., Interdisciplinary Studies, Western New Mexico University
  • M.Ed., Physical Education, Florida A&M University
  • B.A., Geography, Florida State University
  • B.S., Sociology, University of South Dakota

Work History

  • Florida A&M University
      Instructor, Secondary Education  2018-Present
      Adjunct Instructor, Secondary Education  2014-2018
      Interim Director, Candidate Empowerment Center, 2013-2014

  • Palm Beach County Schools, 1979-2010
      Classroom teacher

  • Orange County Schools, 1977-1979
      Classroom teacher

  • Leon County Schools, 1973-1977
       Classroom teacher

Academic Accomplishments

  • The Adolescent Learner
  • College Geometry
  • Liberal Arts Mathematics I
  • Sociological Foundations of Education
  • Philosophical Foundations of Education
  • Teaching Composition in Secondary Schools
  • Teaching English in Middle and High Schools