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Julie Mead

Julie Mead

Expert on the legal aspects of K-12 education (school law)

Professor emeritus, educational leadership and policy analysis School of Education Work: 608-263-3405 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Special education law and policy
  • Legal aspects of publicly funded school-choice programs
  • Legal aspects of charter schools
  • Legal aspects of voucher programs


  • Co-author of "Charter Schools and the Law: Establishing New Legal Relationships."
  • Co-editor, "The Principal’s Legal Handbook"
  • Member, Education Law Association
  • Fellow, Education and the Public Interest Center, Education Policy Research Unit
  • Jack A. Culbertson Award from the University Council of Educational Administration, 2002