Degree Name

EdD (Doctor of Education)


Educational Leadership

Date of Award

December 1979


The purpose of this study was to analyze the educational experiences and views of Jesse Stuart through selected writings, speeches, and the educational positions that he held. Stuart, over a time span of fifty years, held over nine different educational positions. They were: teacher at Cane Creek Elementary School, Greenup County, Kentucky, 1924; teacher at Warnock High School, Greenup County, Kentucky, 1929-1930; principal of Greenup City High School, Greenup, Kentucky, 1930-1931; Superintendent of the Greenup County School System, 1932-1933; principal of McKell High School in Greenup County, Kentucky, 1933-1937; teacher of Remedial English at Soutli Shore High School in Portsmouth, Ohio, 1939-1939; Superintendent of the Greenup City School System from 1941-1943; principal, of McKell High School, 1957-1958; and Visiting Professor to American University in Cairo, Egypt, 1960-1961. (Abstract shortened.)

Document Type

Dissertation - unrestricted