Human Resource Development

Human Resources Development

FDLRS Human Resources Development (HRD) function personnel collaboratively plan and provide information, training, technical assistance/consultation and resources related to effective instructional strategies and models for the education of children and youth who are exceptional and/or have unique needs based on locally assessed needs and established priorities.

HRD services include needs assessments and personnel development with multi-level professional development activities at the awareness, comprehensive, integration, application, and follow-up levels.

For more information on HRD services in your area, contact your local FDLRS Associate Center. Select your school district under the Find A Center menu at the top of the main menu or by selecting the name of your FDLRS Associate Center in the Local Service menu.

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A Sampling of Services offered by Human Resource Development

Access to the General Curriculum IDEA Implementation Initiatives
Accommodations/Modifications Instructional Strategies
Algebraic Thinking and Mathematics Strategies Instructional Modalities/Learning Styles
Assessment Least Restrictive Environment
Professional Learning Communities Matrix of Services
CHAMPS Behavior Training Measurable Annual Goals
Classroom Management Non-Violent Crisis Prevention and Intervention (CPI)
Classroom Observations and Demonstrations Positive Behavior Supports
Collaborative/Co-Teaching Model Quality IEPs & Facilitated IEPs
Differentiated Instruction Small Group Planning and Problem-Solving Process (SGPPS) Facilitation
Disability Awareness Strategic Instruction Model

  • Content Enhancement
  • Learning Strategies
Discipline in the Secondary Classroom Support for FDOE Reading and STEM Initiatives
Explicit Instruction Technical Assistance
Florida Standards and ACCESS Points

The Responsive Classroom:  Universally Designed and Differentiated
Universal Design for Learning

Statewide services are also available for students who are deaf & hard of hearing (RMTC: D/HH) and for students who are blind or visually impaired (FIMC-VI).

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Human Resource Development (HRD) Contact List


FDLRS Administration Contacts:

Sara Gaines 

Virtual Learning Coordinator
Phone: (386) 312-2265

Karen Geisel

Virtual Learning Coordinator
Phone: (386) 312-2265

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