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PDA ESE Independent Study Modules

Professional Development Alternatives (PDA)  Independent Study Modules Online modules providing comprehensive, high quality and accessible professional development for Florida educators. Click here to access course descriptions & requirements Click here to register

New Parent Involvement Website!

FDLRS Parent Involvement Website Information The site is designed specifically to assist parents as they navigate the exceptional student education (ESE) process, from Pre-K through transition to college and/or career. This helpful site provides valuable information and resources related to ESE services and students with disabilities. Flyer – parentinvolvement Parent Involvment website – forparents.florida-ese.org  

Parent Liaisons

Parent Services Liaisons 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 […]

Technology Learning Connections

Technology Learning Connection (TLC) The TLC Team provides guidelines and resources to support the implementation of: The Florida Standards 21st Century Skills Assistive & Instructional Technology Accessible Instructional Materials Universal Design for Learning Click here – http://www.tlc-mtss.com/  

Accessible Instructional Materials

AIM Accessible instructional materials, or AIM, are materials that are designed or converted in a way that makes them usable across the widest range of student variability regardless of format (print, digital, graphic, audio, video).  IDEA (the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) specifically focuses on accessible formats of print instructional materials. In relation to IDEA […]

Center for Disease Control Early Action Website

Center for Disease Control (CDC) Early Action Website From birth to 5 years, your child should reach milestones in how he plays, learns, speaks, acts and moves. Track your child’s development and act early if you have a concern.  Click on image to access great information from the CDC. http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/actearly/index.html  

Google Apps video

This is a 12 minute video that shows Google apps and extensions for Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and Accessible Iinstructional Materials (AIM).  The tools demonstrated are Select and Speak, Speak It, Readability, and Dictanote.  All these apps are free and web-based but must use Google Chrome to access them. http://www.screencast.com/t/avp0S93tc5Ic

Math & Science Apps

From our friends at FDLRS REACH, here are some (mostly) free apps to support the teaching and learning of math and science. Apps For Math Apps For Science