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 CurriculumIDEA Implementation Initiatives
Accommodations/ModificationsInstructional Strategies
Algebraic Thinking and Mathematics StrategiesInstructional Modalities/Learning Styles
AssessmentLeast Restrictive Environment
Professional Learning CommunitiesMatrix of Services
CHAMPS Behavior TrainingMeasurable Annual Goals
Classroom ManagementNon-Violent Crisis Prevention and Intervention (CPI)
Classroom Observations and DemonstrationsPositive Behavior Supports
Collaborative/Co-Teaching ModelQuality IEPs & Facilitated IEPs
Differentiated InstructionSmall Group Planning and Problem-Solving Process (SGPPS) Facilitation
Disability AwarenessStrategic Instruction Model
  • Content Enhancement
  • Learning Strategies
Discipline in the Secondary ClassroomSupport for FDOE Reading and STEM Initiatives
Explicit InstructionTechnical 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).

Contacts

FDLRS Administration Contacts:

Sara Gaines 

Virtual Learning Coordinator
Phone: (386) 312-2265
Email: gainess@manateeschools.net

Karen Geisel

Virtual Learning Coordinator
Phone: (386) 312-2265
Email: karen.geisel@fdlrsaction.org

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