Dr. Ruth Heitin is a Special Education Consultant serving students with special needs and their parents — evaluating students, consulting with families and schools, and serving as an expert witness in legal proceedings. Dr. Heitin's doctoral degree is in Special Education Administration. She has been certified as a general education teacher, special education teacher and elementary school principal. Dr. Heitin has been a speaker with Pete Wright in Wrightslaw training — All About IEPs . She is also a contributor to the Wrightslaw newsletter, the Special Ed Advocate , as well as authoring articles in other educational publications.