Laurel Burman

Interim Director of Special Education

Northfield Campus

Special Education - District
7 Happ Road Northfield, IL 60093 Phone: 847.784.2205

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Responsible for special education programs and services on the Northfield and Winnetka campuses
  • Works collaboratively with the Winnetka Special Education Department Chair, Northfield Special Education Department Chair, New Trier Learning Center Director and the Education and Life Skills Program Coordinator
  • Works collaboratively with special education teachers, instructional assistants, psychologists, and speech and language pathologists in the provision of quality special education services for students with disabilities
  • Works collaboratively with North Suburban Special Education District to provide services for New Trier students

Professional Activities

  • Member Illinois Association for Education and Rehabilitation

Academic Preparation

  • Certificate of Advanced Study, Educational Leadership, National Louis University
  • Master of Arts, Special Education, San Francisco State University
  • Bachelor of Science, Special Education, Northern Illinois University

Professional Licensure and Endorsements

  • Director of Special Education
  • General Administrative
  • General Supervisory
  • Learning Behavior Specialist 1
  • Teacher of Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired