North Dakota Council for Exceptional Children
Save the Date!!! 1 Day Only!!
September 21, 2017, Sleep Inn & Suites- Minot, ND
Julie Weatherly, Esq.- Special Education Law
Julie J. Weatherly, Esq. is the owner of Resolutions in Special Education, Inc. with
attorneys in Birmingham and Mobile, Alabama and Naples, Florida. Julie is a member of
the State Bars of Alabama and Georgia, and for almost 30 years, has provided legal
representation and consultative services to school districts and other agencies in the area
of educating students with disabilities. She has been a member of the faculty for many
national and state legal institutes and is a frequent speaker at special education law
conferences. Julie has developed a number of videotape training series on special
education law and has been published nationally as a part of her trainings, workshops and
seminars. She is the author of the legal update article for the National CASE quarterly
newsletter and is a member of LRP’s Special Education Attorneys Advisory Council. In
June of 1996, Julie appeared with Leslie Stahl on CBS news program “60 Minutes” to
discuss the cost of meeting the legal requirements of the IDEA. In 1998, she was
honored by Georgia’s Council for Exceptional Children as Georgia’s Individual who had
Contributed Most to Students with Disabilities, and in April 2012, Julie received the
National CASE Award for Outstanding Service.
2017 North Dakota Council for Exceptional Children Award Winners
Teacher of the Year: Sarah Thorson
Paraprofessional of the Year: Holly Stefonowicz
Humanitarian of the Year: Michelle Bliven
Chapter Membership Increase: Bismarck Mandan Chapter
Winner to the 2017 National Conference in Tampa, Florida: Lauri Dschaak
WInner to the 2017 State Conference in Bismarck: Lacey Long, Shanna Scott, Heidi Ermer
Newly Elected Officers
Melissa Plesuk- Secretary
Carly Retterath- Representative to the Assembly
Melissa Frederick- Social Media
Credit information has been updated and can be found under the credit/ceu under the conference tab. All credit information MUST be submitted by February 10th in order to obtain credit. Any submissions after February 10th WILL NOT be accepted unless prior approval has been given by Carly Retterath.
Please email Carly Retterath, email@example.com, with any questions.