Julie Lane, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Special Education
Division Chair, Special Education
BAH 122
559-453-5682
julie.lane@fresno.edu

Education

Ed.D., Educational Leadership, Administration, & Policy, Pepperdine University
Clear Administrative Credential, National University
Lutheran Teaching Ministry Colloquy, Concordia University, Irvine
M.A., Special Education, Chapman University
Multiple Subjects Credential, Chapman University
Learning Handicapped Credential, Chapman University
Resource Specialist Credential, Chapman University
California Supplemental Credential in Music
M.M., Music Performance (Harp), University of Redlands
B.M., Music Performance (Harp), California State University, Fullerton

Scholarly Interests

International Schools

  • Administrators Dispositions towards Inclusive Practices 
  • Professional Development
  • Teacher Retention 

Native America Tribal Schools

  • Administrators Dispositions towards Inclusive Practices 
  • Post-Secondary Transition
  • Professional Development

Private Schools

  • Administrators Dispositions towards Inclusive Practices
  •  Professional Development

Professional and Service Experience

  • CEC Division of International Special Education and Services, Budget and Finance Committee
  • CEC Caucus on Faith Based Schools and Organizations, Chair
  • Faculty Executive Committee, Secretary, Fresno Pacific University
  • Space Utilization Task Force Committee, Fresno Pacific University 2013
  • WASC Standards 2 & 4 Review Committee, Fresno Pacific University 2013
  • Disability Services Advisory Board, Fresno Pacific University 2013 -
  • SOE Vision Committee, Fresno Pacific University 2011
  • National Association of Christian in Special Education, Board Member 2010 -
  • American’s Most Influential Teacher 2006
  • Coordinating Council for Students with Special Needs 1996 - 2005
  • California Retired Teachers Association Scholarship Recipient 1993

Honors and Awards

  • Provost Grant, Fresno Pacific University
  • Carol Gray Award, 2006

Professional Affiliations

  • Council for Exceptional Children
  • Chadd
  • Learning Disabilities Association
  • American Council on Rural Special Education
  • Council for Exceptional Children
  • International Special Education Association

Personal Experiences

I am currently researching grant opportunities which will help fund my research area.  In doing so, I will become an intellectual leader by bringing together graduate students who share an interest in Christian schools and special education. 

Publications and Presentations

Publications:

  • Inclusion in International Schools: Theoretical Principles, Ethical Practices,and Consequentialist Theories Lane, J.M., & Jones, D.R. (Under Review). 
  • Children with special needs: Enrollment Practices in Christian Schools. Lane, J.M. & Jones, D.R. (Under Review). 
  • Child Find Practices in Christian Schools. Support. Lane, J.M., & Jones, D.R. (Under Review). Lane, J.M., & Kinnison, Q. P. (2014). 
  • Inclusive education: Serving children with special needs in Christian schools. Bloomington, IN: Westbow Press. Lane, J.M. & Jones, D.R. (2014, Fall/Winter). 
  • Special education professional development in Christian schools. Journal of the Christian Institute on Disabilit Lane, J. M. (2011).
  • "Special Education in Christian Schools: Post Professional Development Support," Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (AAT 3475101), 2011

Presentations:

  • "Christian School Leadership: Vision & Purpose for Special Needs Programming" and "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education,"  Association of Christian Schools International – Admin. Conference, Fish Camp, CA, 2012
  • "His Special Children: Special Education Law and Program Development," Southern Illinois & St. Louis Districts – Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, St. Louis, MO, 2012
  • "What Do I Do with the Psychologist’s Report?" and "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," Southern Illinois District – Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, Belleville, IL, 2012
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," and "Response to Intervention & Student Study Teams," Association of Christian Schools International Conference, Anaheim, CA, 2011
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," and "Response to Intervention & Student Study Teams," California Association of Private School Organizations, Long Beach, CA, 2011
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," and "What Do I Do with thePsychologist's Report?" Association of Christian Schools International, Rocklin, CA, 2011
  • "Program Development: Strategic Planning, Vision, and Purpose," "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," "What Do I Do with the Psychologist's Report?" "Response to Intervention & Student Study Teams," and "High Incidence Disabilities," Summer Institute, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA, 2011
  • "Special Education and the Grief Process" and "Reflection and Transformation," Joni and Friends West Coast Summit, Westlake Village, CA, 2011
  • "Special Education and the Grief Process," "Reflection and Transformation," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," and "IDEA Parts B & C," Association of Christian Schools International Conference, Elk Grove, CA, 2011 
  • "Special Education and the Grief Process," "Reflection and Transformation," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," and "IDEA Parts B & C," Association of Christian Schools International Conference, Lancaster, PA, 2011
  • "Special Education Law & Child Find for Private Schools," Pacific Southwest District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Palm Desert, CA, 2010
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," "What Do I Do with the Psychologist's Report?" and "Response  to Intervention & Student Study Teams," Association of Christian Schools International Conference, Anaheim, CA, 2010
  • "Program Development: Strategic Planning, Vision, & Purpose," "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education,"Executive Functioning and Behavior Plans," "What Do I Do with the Psychologist’s Report?" "Response to Intervention & Student Study Teams," and "High Incidence Disabilities," Summer Institute, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA, 2010
  • "Attention Deficit Disorder & Asperger Syndrome: Classroom Strategies," California Association of Private School Organizations Conference, Long Beach, CA, 2008 
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Student Study Teams," and "High Incidence Disabilities," Concordia High School In-Service, Houston, TX, 2006 
  • "Building a Case for Assessment," Pacific Southwest District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Palm Desert, CA , 2006
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Program Development:  Strategic Planning, Vision, & Purpose," "Fund Raising & Grant Options," "Student Study Teams,"and "High Incidence Disabilities," Georgia-Florida District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Orlando, FL, 2006
  • "Interpreting the Test Results," California Association of Private School Organizations Conference, Long Beach, CA, 2005 
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," National Lutheran Educators Conference Indianapolis, IN, 2005
  • "Public Law, Christian Schools, & Special Education," "Program Development:  Strategic Planning, Vision, & Purpose," "Student Study Teams,"and "High Incidence Disabilities," Las Vegas Regional LCMS In-Service, Las Vegas, NV, 2004 
  • "Special Education Services for the Private/Parochial School Student," California Association of Private School Organizations Conference, Long Beach, CA, 2002
  • Pacific Southwest District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Palm Desert, CA, 2001
  • Learning Disabilities California State Conference, Concord, CA, 2001
  • Pacific Southwest District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Palm Desert, CA, 2000
  • Learning Disabilities California State Conference, Long Beach, CA, 2000
  • Pacific Southwest District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Orange County Regional In-Service, Orange, CA, 1998
  • Pacific Southwest District – Lutheran Educator Conference, Palm Desert, CA, 1997
  • Session Chair, International Orton Dyslexic Society Conference, 1994