The Middle School Transition: how to plan and prepare your child for what comes next
Joint Presentation by Beth Roberts, M.A., LPC and Melissa Bilash, Advocacy & Consulting for Education
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 6:30-7:30pm
The Social Enrichment Center invites you to an evening workshop on planning and preparation for making the elementary to middle school transition, presented by SEC Director Beth Roberts and Melisa Bilash. This one-hour workshop will guide parents and professionals on the ins and outs of what you can do now to prepare for middle school, as well as tips and strategies once they transition. Transitions can be filled with anticipation and questions about what happens next, let us help navigate you through this process.
Workshop to include:
- What can you do now to start planning for middle school?
- What questions do you have about the process?
- How can you plan a successful transition?
- What do you do once they make the transition?
- How do Executive Functioning skills factor into middle school academics?
Beth Roberts Beth conducts individual and small group social skill sessions at SEC. She also contracts with local school districts and community organizations as a consultant and direct service provider. Additionally, Beth provides consulting services to parents of children with special needs, to support treatment program development.
Melissa Bilash is the founder of Advocacy & Consulting for Education located in Wayne. ACFE assists families in navigating the process of working with student’s school district to provide more effective plans and specialized programming. ACFE works with families of both gifted students and students with special needs.
For a printable flyer: SEC middle school workshop