Our Human Resources Development assists in the planning, coordination, and implementation of training programs for parents, public and nonpublic educational personnel, and community agencies. These trainings are geared to the updating and development of skills, curriculum, instructional practices, and procedures related and relevant to the education of exceptional children. For more information please call:  772-429-4585
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Professional Development Alternatives

PDA modules, offered statewide, utilize quality online instruction for self-paced study, ongoing communication with local facilitator support, and classroom-related assessment tasks. The modules range in length and offer a range of inservice points from 12 – 60. The Differentiating Reading Instruction module also satisfies competency 4 and 5 of the reading endorsement.

PDA is for you if you are…

  • a general or exceptional educator seeking points for recertification
  • wanting to enhance your ability to teach learners with diverse needs
  • preparing for the ESE K-12 subject area exam
  • teaching out-of-field and need professional development points
  • targeting an area on your professional development plan

PDA offerings as of January 2018

For information on what is currently available contact Lynda Ledlow at 1-800-358-8525

CEC Web and Telephone Seminars


Online Learning

Secondary Transition and Compliance 3 hr online module from the DOE
contact Sheila Gritz for more information at sheila.gritz@fldoe.org

Online Modules on Universal Design for Learning on CAST website (FREE!)

Professional Development Program  (Free!) TO VIEW A VIDEO CLICK HERE