SCHOOL EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-320735
This highly qualified expert earned his BSEd from Louisiana State University, his MEd from Southeastern Louisiana University, and his PhD from Louisiana State University, as well. He is a member of the Louisiana Association of School Executives and the International Association of Laboratory Schools and has been published over ten times. Formerly, he served as an assistant professor in the department of educational foundations, leadership, and technology at Auburn ...
Expert Witness: E-105480
This highly qualified expert earned his BS from the University of Florida and his MEd in counseling and psychology from the University of Arizona. He has over 40 years of experience as a coach in both high school and college programs. He has coached football, track, alpine skiing, baseball, basketball, and tennis and spoken in over 1000 high schools and colleges as an athletic development seminar clinician. He currently serves as head coach at a top tier high school and ...
Expert Witness: E-171301
This expert has 20+ years of progressive educational and non-profit sector leadership experience. She earned her BA in elementary education from the University of Missouri and her MEd in education leadership from Park University. She served as a classroom teacher and reaching coach for 8 years before switching into administrative roles at various charter schools. She served as a Principal of two charter schools in Kansas City, Missouri and went on to serve as Director of ...
Expert Witness: E-034031
This highly qualified educational expert is fully credentialed and certified in all areas of special education. Having earned his MS in special education from Hofstra University and his EdD from Columbia University Teacher's College, this expert has served as a classroom teacher and principal in schools designed to serve special populations as well as general education/mainstream environments. He has taught university classes designed to prepare prospective special ...
Expert Witness: E-079421
This school administration expert was the Superintendent of Schools for the Mountain View Los Altos High School District in California from 2006 until 2015. He previously spent 14 years as the Superintendent of Schools for the Cambrian School District and also has prior background as a school principal and teacher. The expert graduated as a Doctor of Education from Stanford University and also has a B.A. and M.A. from University of California-Santa Barbara. He is ...
Expert Witness: E-077490
This expert has experience in the legal space, the education field technology and in LGBT advocacy. This expert is pre-eminent in the field of school safety, security and emergency planning and response. This expert has co-authored several national and international publications, is frequently interviewed by national print, radio and TV media, and co-founded a non-profit organization. This expert frequently speaks at national school safety and law enforcement ...
Expert Witness: E-058173
This school safety experty worked twelve years as a Director of Student Services before exiting the profession to focus exclusively on researching school safety and high-stakes decision-making in conjunction with his doctoral dissertation at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. As an expert in safety preparedness and response, he has presented on public television, in school districts and at school safety conferences. He has access to the top safety specialists in the ...
Expert Witness: E-055274
This expert is the founder and president of a Child and Family Psychology practice in the New York City area. A licensed psychologist in New York State, she earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Rutgers University and her doctoral degree from NYU. She has previously taught at both Columbia University and St John's University. She is a frequent media expert and can be seen on mutilple NYC news outlets.
Expert Witness: E-009388
This highly qualified expert is a certified school safety specialist, a 12 year U.S. Army Reserve veteran, and has 27 years of experience overseeing school operations. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the Indiana Association of School Principals, National Association of Elementary School Principals, and National Association of Secondary School Principals. He has received multiple awards throughout his career such as the Finalist for the ...
Expert Witness: E-007741
This expert has over 35 years of experience in science education and safety compliance. He has been recognized in Who's Who in Education, Who's Who in Science and Engineering, and Who's Who in Science Education in the World. He served as a K-12 science director and chemistry/physics teacher for several decades and has written over 10 books and over 300 safety columns on science laboratory safety. Among other positions, he currently serves as a Safety Consultant and ...
Expert Witness: E-006659
This expert’s involvement in school transportation began behind the wheel of a bus in the 1970s. In 1985 he served as Supervisor of a New York State Education Department Regional Safety Center and was involved in projects such as developing School Bus Driver Instructor and classroom student safety curricula. He returned to Syracuse University in 1989 and earned a Masters in Adult Education. After graduating he started two school travel safety non-profit organizations, ...
Expert Witness: E-000696
This expert has been practicing since 1980 and is often relied upon by parents, advocates/attorneys and schools to perform Independent Educational Evaluations (IEE's) for school-age children. This expert has been qualified as an expert in over 100 cases in State and Federal court and in educational due process proceedings in PA, NJ, OR, DE and WV and has authored several expert opinions for Federal judges. and forensic evaluations for educational due process. This ...

SCHOOL EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Middle School Fails To Adequately Supervise Students During Lunch SCHOOL Expert Case

…  case involves a middle school student with a history of violence who engaged in a physical altercation …  to his orbital bone and head. It was alleged that the school failed to provide adequate security and supervision to the students …

Elementary School Student Is Beaten By Program Director SCHOOL Expert Case

Elementary School Student Is Beaten By Program Director

…  to parents that it had affiliations with charter schools in the area. However, the precise classification of the center is as yet unclear. An expert in school safety was sought to review the case and address the appropriate …

Lack Of School Security To Blame For Attempted Kidnapping SCHOOL Expert Case

Lack Of School Security To Blame For Attempted Kidnapping

…  a 6-year-old male student on the grounds of an elementary school. The student was dismissed from school with his class on schedule but his parents were late to pick him up. …

School District Fails To Address Habitual Sexual Assault Claims SCHOOL Expert Case

…  case involves a high school teacher who was accused of more than 10 counts of assault against female …  over the course of his 15 years of employment at the school. The teacher was ultimately arrested and plead guilty to all counts. …  of his employment (shortly after he received tenure), the school district received parental reports about the teacher’s …

Psychologists Opine On Excessive Punishment For Child With Behavioral Disorders SCHOOL Expert Case

…  involves a child who suffered assault and battery while at school. The child had been notoriously disruptive and aggressive for the past …  alleged that the child was improperly supervised by the school staff and that the staff member who intervened was excessively punitive …

Student Sexually Assaulted By Coach On School Premises SCHOOL Expert Case

Student Sexually Assaulted By Coach On School Premises

…  case involves a male middle school student who was sexually assaulted on school premises by a coach employed by the school. The assault took place over the course of several athletic seasons and …