Walter Burt

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Walter Burt
Associate Professor of Educational Leadership in K-12 Leadership
(269) 387-1821
3571 Sangren Hall, Mail Stop 5283
Mailing address: 
Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5283 USA
  • Ph.D., Educational Leadership, University of Michigan
  • M.A., Eastern Michigan University
  • B.S., Alcorn State University

Dr. Walter Burt is an associate professor of educational leadership, research and technology at Western Michigan University, specializing in educational leadership. He earned a Ph.D. in educational leadership from the University of Michigan, an M.A. in educational administration from Eastern Michigan University, and a B.S. in biology from Alcorn State University. He teaches, among other courses, advanced systems thinking, data-informed decision making, research and evaluation. Prior to joining WMU, Burt served in numerous roles in K-12 education, including school superintendent, and was responsible for leading school reform initiatives in Connecticut and New Jersey.

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