News & Announcements

Virtual Facilitated Individual Education Plan (FIEP) Sessions for Parents

The Bureau for Exceptional Student Education (BESE) is excited to collaborate with FDLRS to bring the opportunity for Florida parents to participate in FIEP overview webinars.  Facilitated IEP meetings are a process through which trained individuals establish a common agenda and keep the meeting focused and moving forward.  

Florida Parent FIEP Overview Webinars:  Please register today.  The session has a 50 participant maximum capacity.  

  • August 5, 2021 from 9:00am-10:30am, EST

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ESE Back to School Institute, August 4th and 5th

FDLRS / FIN Sunrise is partnering with Project 10 and the Polk County Schools Exception Student Education department to host the 2021 ESE Back to School Institute. The purpose of this professional development event is to equip educators to be able to meet the diverse needs of students with disabilities as well as struggling learners, in the areas of compliance, curriculum and instructional practices, early childhood intervention, assistive and instructional technology, inclusion, and parent services.

Session times and descriptions are available on the ESE Back to School Institute flyer.

Sign up for this virtual event.

Can’t make it live? Session content will be available for 3-6 months for registrants.

Fridays with FDLRS Parent Webinars

The FDLRS Administration Project and Associate Centers Network are proud to offer a series of parent webinars to take place virtually over the 2021-2022 school year.

The 90-minute webinars are conducted during lunch hours from 11:30am–1:00pm, EST, on a designated Fridays. All sessions will be recorded and posted to our Recorded Webinars page for access throughout the year.

These webinars are free of charge and open to all parents, families, and professionals working with children with disabilities or those with unique needs. We ask that you register at least two weeks prior to the event. The webinar link will be sent to registrants in an email the day prior to the session.

If you have any questions, please email ahearnm@nefec.org or call 386-312-2665.

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UFLI presentation

The University of Florida Literacy Institute (UFLI) and the Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resources System (FDLRS) presented a statewide webinar for Literacy Coaches, Directors of Curriculum and Instruction, Reading Interventionists, and Reading Professional Developers. If you missed it or you would like to watch it again, you now have that opportunity! Check out the recording on our Recorded Webinars page.