Serving Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty, Walton and Washington Counties.

Professional Learning - HRD

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.

Sampling of Services offered by FDLRS PAEC Personnel:

Classroom Management
Classroom Observations and Demonstrations
Differentiated Instruction
Disability Awareness
Discipline in the Secondary Classroom
Instructional Strategies
Instructional Modalities/ Learning Styles
Matrix of Services
Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (CPI)
Technical Assistance
Transition (Middle/Secondary Levels)


Resources for Teachers click on titles to access websites and resources

  • CPALMS - State of Florida’s official source for standards information and course descriptions
  • Florida Department of Education Website - Subscribe to the Florida Department of Education Website
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  • Exploring Florida - A Social Studies resource
  • Florida Literacy Coalition - Assorted reading and language arts resources 

Resources for Parents

  • ESE Eligibility - The Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services supports school districts and others in their efforts to provide exceptional student education programs for students ages 3 – 21 who have disabilities and students who are gifted. Each school district is responsible for providing services to students who are eligible for exceptional student education (ESE) programs.
  • Exceptional Student Education - The Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services administers programs for students with disabilities. Additionally, the bureau coordinates student services throughout the state and participates in multiple inter-agency efforts designed to strengthen the quality and variety of services available to students with special needs.

Scheneka Martin, Consultant,
PLA Coordinator/HRD Specialist
Phone: (850) 638-6131 Ext. 2271