Florida Diagnostic & Learning
Resources System

Parent Services

FDLRS Parent Services provides information, training, and support to districts and families, in order to promote effective parent participation in the education of children who are exceptional and/or have special needs.

Parent services include assistance in the development of family-friendly programs, training and support for services for children with disabilities, and the support of partnerships between schools and parents to support student achievement.

two parents and a young child

Sampling of Services Offered by Parent Service Specialist

Professional Development

  • Active Parenting
  • ABCs of ESE for Parents
  • Assistive Technology Tools
  • Behavior Management for the Home
  • Coordination/Support for Local Parent Conferences/Events
  • Creating Family Friendly Schools
  • Facilitated IEPs
  • Navigating the IEP Process
  • Parental Consent: Access Points
  • Parental Involvement in Education
  • Prior Written Notice
  • Resources for Parent Access to LRP Publications Procedural Safeguards
  • Understanding the Matrix and ESE Funding
  • What to Consider with Assistive Technology

Technical Assistance

  • Support to Parent Liaisons
  • Variety of Workshops for Parent Groups and Conferences
  • Parent Webinars
  • Resources on Disabilities

Parent Services Contacts