Special Education Expert Witness Alaska 534645

Expertise Description

I am an experienced special education expert witness. I have spent more than 25 years working with procedural due process issues; efficacy of district IEPs and evaluations; compliance issues involving interconnection of evaluations; functional behavior assessments, behavior plans and IEPs for students with disabilities; OCR requirements for students with disabilities; appropriate student placements; and compliance with federal and state requirements. I have prior experience offering my services as a special education expert witness.

Linguistics Expert 507257 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years' experience in the field of linguistics with expertise as a teacher and trainer in the communicative language teaching methodology. I have experience in teaching modern languages such as ESL, Persian, Spanish, and French. I am proficient in German, Italian, and Catalan. I have created K-8 language programs with the "infusion" language model, trained teachers in communicative language teaching techniques, and conducted and collected data to assess language program in every grade. I am offering my services as a linguistics expert witness.

Child Care Safety Expert 523897 CO

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience working in childcare safety. I have worked with sexual abuse, physical and emotional abuse, bullying and interpersonal violence, child safety; child abuse recognition, prevention and injury in institutional settings (i.e. schools, churches, foster care, youth groups, day care, treatment centers, residential facilities and hospitals); failure to supervise; interpersonal violence and bullying; sexual abuse by teachers, clergy or staff members and child-on-child abuse. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a childcare safety expert witness.

Theatre Teaching Expert 522046 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Drama & Theatre Education with expertise in teaching acting, directing, theatre history and literature for grades 7 and 8; directing and producing plays and musical theatre productions; and collaborating with teachers and administration on instruction and programs. I am offering my services as a drama and theatre education expert witness.

Education Family Psychology Expert 520614 CA(S)

Expertise Description

With over 45 years experience in Education and Family Psychology, I have a focus in developing and supervising treatment strategies and intervention curriculum for students and staff, creating a learning environment for at-risk and special needs children in need of individual education programs, and providing family therapy to vulnerable children and their families. I have prior experience providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an education and family psychology expert witness.

School Bullying Expert 521248 AL

Expertise Description

I have worked for more than 20 years in the education field, first as a middle and high school mathematics teacher followed by being a parent coach. I have addressed workplace bullying, school safety, campus safety, dating violence, and the threat of violence with teachers and parents. With students, I address verbal abuse, physical abuse, and cyberbullying, and specialize in empowering each of them with solutions. I have also provided consultations for parents.

Bullying Expert 521189 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience working in and with k-12 schools around issues of safety, access, equity, and diversity. I was a high school teacher for five years and my research expertise focuses on bullying and harassment, school safety, school policies, and gender and sexual diversity issues in K-12 schools. I am the author or editor of four books on gender, bullying, and sexualities in schools and have published over 40 articles and book chapters. I am also offering my services as an school/education expert witness in Colorado.

Football Coach Expert 518909 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have spent more than a decade working in the field of Kinesiology Administration as a Football Coach at the high school level. I have experience in Offensive Coordination, Playcalling, Practice Planning, Defensive Coordination, Special Teams Coordination, Coordinating Team Cohesion, Confidence & Goal Setting Program, Film Editing, Breakdown, and Analysis (Hudl and PowerEdit), Opponent Scout Reporting, Self-Scout Reporting, Playbook Creation and Presentation (PlayMaker Pro), and Statistics and Documenting (Microsoft Excel and Word).

Kinesiology Expert 500802 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field of Kinesiology with expertise in Best Practices in Teaching and Coaching Physical Education and Athletics from kindergarten to university level. My expertise has been demonstrated in teaching, coaching, lecturing and authoring textbooks. Additionally, I have served as a Director of Athletics since 1989 for an academy in California. I have advised and consulted with students who coach Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Swim, Cross Country, and Track and Field. I am a highly respected clinician, author, and speaker at professional conferences.

Early Childhood Education Expert 518035 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in the child care and related services field. In that context, my experience began as a teacher, school director, graduate school teacher, national director of a network of child care centers, and presently as a Business and Operations Consultant to the early care and education industry for close to 20 years. The myriad of experiences has meant that I know the field at all levels and am able to deliver a rich depth to the clients I serve. Previously, I’ve worked with other providers, large corporations, CEO’s at all levels, government agencies and their Directors, attorneys, accountants, and a wide variety of organizations of all types and sizes. I am proud to say that I succeeded in helping these people and organizations with my industry experience, problem solving skills, and by keeping that client’s goals as my number one. My work has been defined by the wide breath of endeavors that I’ve encountered. Whether it’s in management/union arbitration, helping large service providers make closing choices, mentoring a CEO, providing expert witness services and testimony, or training an entire nation’s school directors, I am there and helping all the way. In my industry and in related business situations, my consultancy has helped clients succeed and left them better prepared for the future. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Special Education Expert 517188 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the field of Education. I have worked with public, parochial, and private schools in a multitude of areas including curriculum, teacher evaluation, special education, learning difficulties, school safety, school placement, programming, school discipline, learning, psychological evaluations, reading disorders, assistive technology, speech and language needs, occupational therapy needs, social skills, transition, child custody, school discipline (detention, suspension, expulsion), college admissions, post secondary educational options, transition, plagiarism, common core standards, child custody relocation cases, and more. I am detail-oriented and well read in my field. As a former teacher and grade level high school principal, I have practical experience as well as a strong theoretical background. I remain current with evidence based programs, educational pedagogy, educational programming, and instructional approaches.

School Operations Expert 318792 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in school operations, management, and supervision and as a teacher. I hold 14 licenses and certifications. I am an expert in school bullying issues and I am NYS DASA (Dignity for All Students Act) Qualified Trainer for Mandated Teacher Training Bullying Workshops. I have additional experience with school related malpractice issues and deliberate indifference. My areas of expertise include school and school district due diligence concerning: administration / management; bullying; playground and recess safety; at risk students; curriculum review; education laws; education programs and services; education supervision; employee dismissal; liability; FAPE and I.E.P. review; litigation support; negligent hiring; performance assessment; placement; school policies, procedures, and practices; restructuring; retention; school evaluation; school security; sexual abuse; special education; staff accountability; student disabilities compliance; student peer harassment; student safety; student supervision; school and school district negligence; and school bus incidents. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Education Expert 435204 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Early Childhood Education. My extensive experience includes consulting, mentoring and coaching all types of Early Childcare Education (ECE) programs, as well as validator and consultant for the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) accreditation program. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

School Accreditation Expert 427808 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of School Accreditation. Areas of expertise include qualitative research methods and organizational theory, coordination of educational programs, writing accreditation documents. My current experience consists of reviewing program / degree proposals across 23 campuses to insure compliance, quality, school policies, and faculty expertise. My past consultations involved constitutional rights such as personnel, hiring, free speech, discrimination, religion and curriculum for education institutions.