BES Events

Fostering Independence and Self-Advocacy: It’s Never Too Early…or Too Late!

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. Learn ways to promote your child’s independence and self-reliance toward the ultimate goal of becoming a capable, resilient young adult!

Tuesday, March 9, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Life After High School: Finding the Right Fit for Neurodiverse Learners

 

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.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
11:00 am - 12:15 pm

Fairfax County Public Schools Super Transition Week: K-12 and Beyond

Our own Judy Bass, owner BES, will be presenting College/Postsecondary Education Options: Understand the college planning process and learn how to find colleges/programs with the right support for your child.

February 24, 2021
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Nora School Parent Education Series

Fostering Independence and Self-Advocacy

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 how this can be done at home. Learn ways to promote your teen’s independence and self-reliance toward the ultimate goal of becoming a capable, resilient young adult!

Wednesday, December 9, 2020
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Twitter Chat: Preparing for College with a Disability

Students with learning disabilities, physical disabilities, mental health conditions, and health conditions have a lot to think about when planning for college. Join us for a Twitter Chat to learn about: (Click for more) Bring your own questions, too!

Audience: Parents, Students, Teachers, Counselors

Wednesday, September 23, 2020
1:00 PM 2:00 PM

Taking Your Learning Differences to College: Navigating the Process During the Pandemic

Worried about next steps for your child with learning differences?

Discover how to plan for college with Judy Bass, internationally recognized expert in the field of educational consulting, with more than twenty years of experience advising and supporting families in finding the right college placement for their child.

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
12:00 PM 1:00 PM

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