Florida Diagnostic & Learning
Resources System


Human Resources Development

FDLRS Human Resources Development (HRD) function personnel collaboratively plan and provide information, training, and 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. 

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Sampling of Services Offered by Human Resource Development Specialist

Professional Development

  • Access to the General Curriculum
  • Accommodations/Modifications
  • Algebraic Thinking and Mathematics Strategies
  • Assessment
  • Developmentally Appropriate Practices
  • Classroom Management
  • Strategies for Behavior Management
  • Collaborative/Co-Teaching Model
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Disability Awareness
  • Explicit Instruction
  • Florida Standards and ACCESS Points
  • IDEA Implementation
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Instructional Modalities/Learning Styles
  • Least Restrictive Environment
  • Matrix of Services
  • Measurable Annual Goals
  • Positive Behavior Supports
  • Quality IEPs and Facilitated IEPs
  • Small Group Planning and Problem-Solving Process (SGPPS) Facilitation
  • Strategic Instruction Model (Content Enhancement, Learning Strategies)
  • Support for FDOE Reading and STEM Initiatives
  • The Responsive Classroom: Universally Designed and Differentiated
  • Universal Design for Learning
  • What Works for Elementary/Middle/HS

Technical Assistance

  • Classroom Observations and Demonstrations
  • Professional Learning Communities
  • Best Practices in Working with Students with Disabilities

Human Resources Development Contacts