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Fostering Independence and Self-Advocacy: It’s Never Too Early…or Too Late!
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Presented by Judy Bass, CEP and owner/founder of BES. What better time than now to help your child prepare for life after high school by fostering their independence and self-advocacy skills? Discover the benefits of developing essential life skills from an early age and strategies for doing so at home.
This webinar is part of the CHADD of Northern Virginia & the District of Columbia “Understanding ADHD” Lecture Series.
Life After High School: Finding the Right Fit for Neurodiverse Learners
Wednesday, March 10, 2021 from 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Presented by Judy Bass, CEP, Founder/Owner, BES. There are a multitude of paths that students can take after high school to achieve their goals in life. Naturally, parents want to see their children develop into resilient, capable young adults, living as independently as possible. Obtaining a college degree is one way to achieve this, but there are others.
This webinar is part of the Arc Northern Virginia Webinars, Workshops, and Conferences Series.
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February 22, 2021 Standardized Testing for College Admissions: No Longer the Standard!
There’s a silver-lining in the cloud of standardized testing for college-bound students who learn differently! As an educator with over 20 years of experience working throughout the country with students of all ages, I strongly embrace the opportunity to do away with inequitable standardized tests in the college admissions process. Read on to learn how …
February 2, 2021 Learn Differently. Achieve More: BES in 2021
Learn Differently. Achieve More. Wow…2020 was a challenging year to say the least. We were all looking forward to 2021, but even that has gotten off to a rocky start. Over the past 11 months, everyone has had to change behaviors, social interactions, the way we learn and work…and it hasn’t been easy. Parents have …
January 22, 2021 Every Child Has a Gift
“Every child has a gift; it just has to be discovered.” Listening to National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman yesterday at President Biden’s inauguration, I was struck by her poise, her diction, the melody of her words…just the entire performance! So I was blown away when I learned that Amanda had been diagnosed in Kindergarten …
October 12, 2020 Virtual Learning: Let’s Be Real…This Isn’t Easy!
Is anyone else freaking out about virtual learning? I know I am! I love seeing all of the beautiful pictures of the learning environments that my friends on social media have set up, but to be honest, it’s intimidating – and I used to be an elementary school teacher! I’ve done my best at setting …
In this webinar, presented on July 24, 2020, sponsored by the Learning Disabilites Association of Montgomery County (LDAMC), Judy Bass discusses some practical ways to help your child develop essential life skills. Whether your children are in elementary, middle, or high school, there are skills to be learned that will benefit them (and you) at …
Please join Judy Bass, CEP, founder of Bass Educational Services and internationally recognized expert in the field of college planning for students who learn differently, as she discusses this important question with Dr. Laura Vanderberg, Director of the Program for Advancement of Learning at Curry College, Maryellen Guardino, Associate Director for the Office of Accommodations …
April 15, 2020 Fostering Independence and Self-Advocacy
Now is the time to develop essential life skills in a safe and secure environment: your own home! While everyone else is adjusting to online learning and panicking over lost classroom time, you have a great opportunity as a parent to find the silver lining in being home with your children 24/7. What could possibly …