All consultants are native English speakers who offer a free initial consultation (up to 20 minutes). Consultants are listed alphabetically.
Master educator and educational lecturer who guides parents in making proper educational decisions for their children. Specializes in the charedi sector. Lectures available on tape.
Office Tel: 02-537-8336
Esther Lapian is an educational consultant and mentor for parents and students. Her “Paces” consulting service walks parents through the paces of finding schools and educational frameworks that really fit the needs of the particular child. Esther has a profound understanding of how Israeli schools work on all levels: from primary school through mechina and university. Aiming to help children thrive within the system, “Paces” will help you becoming an advocate for your child and yourself. Based on her extensive experience in the dati, secular and pluralist sectors of the Israeli school system, Esther provides consulting and coaches parents of children who are looking for new or alternative educational environments. Additionally, she services parents of children struggling with challenges including cognitive learning issues, social adjustment and integration, and religious/spiritual turmoil. Esther Orenstein Lapian has an MA in Contemporary Jewish Studies and Jewish Education from Brandeis University. Since coming to Israel more than 20 years ago she has been active personally and professionally in dealing with educational issues. Lapian’s perspective as a parent, a teacher and a teacher of teachers enables her to view all sides of the complex issues involved in finding creative solutions for educational dilemmas.
Dr. Eliya Stromberg PhD
Assisting: Fathers and couples
Special Educational Consultant
Will help navigate the special education system with you, and will accompany you to schools and placement committee meetings.