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Dawn of a New Profession: Remembering SITE’s Founder

, University of Virginia, United States ; , Iowa State University, United States

Journal of Technology and Teacher Education Volume 26, Number 4, ISSN 1059-7069 Publisher: Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education, Waynesville, NC USA

Abstract

SITE’s founder, Jerry Willis, was born in 1943. He died this year just prior to the thirtieth anniversary of the organization that he founded. Television, computers, and the Internet did not exist when Jerry was born. He was a visionary who saw the transformative possibilities of computers in education. He founded SITE to realize this potential.

Citation

Bull, G. & Thompson, A. (2018). Dawn of a New Profession: Remembering SITE’s Founder. Journal of Technology and Teacher Education, 26(4), 519-526. Waynesville, NC USA: Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education. Retrieved January 18, 2020 from .