FDLRS/Heartland - Human Resource Development

FDLRS Heartland Online Course Offerings

Current PDA Classes - Spring 2018

At least 10 participants are needed to hold each module. CHECK WITH YOUR DISTRICT’S HR Department to make sure your district will accept the points at the end date of the module. Also make sure the points will be accepted for what you want to use them for.

  • Highlands County Only: Fax the Registration Form AND Register through ERO using the SRN numbers for each course
  • All Other Counties: Fax the Registration Form
Course
Description

"Technology for Student Success: Tools to Support Reading Comprehension"

(10 Points)

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This course enables educators to develop, increase and demonstrate knowledge about variety of technology tools that can be used by students to scaffold, support, and augment some of the cognitive processing that leads to reading comprehension. This module is not designed to provide guidance in how to teach reading skills.

Dates

February 6, 2018 - April 3, 2018
Registration Deadline - February 1, 2018

Location

1st Mandatory F2F Meeting: February 6, 2018 4:00-6:00PM at

Heartland Educational Consortium
1096 US Hwy 27 N, Lake Placid, FL 33852



Course
Description

"Technology for Student Success: Assistive Technology"

(20 Points)

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This course enables educators to develop, increase and demonstrate knowledge about assistive technology devices and services and the process of helping students with disabilities select, obtain, and use assistive technology. Content includes information about the impact of identified areas of disability including: vision, auditory, physical, communication, intellectual, and cognitive processing and how assistive technology devices and services provide support.

Dates

February 6, 2018 - April 24, 2018
Registration Deadline - February 1, 2018

Location

1st Mandatory F2F Meeting: February 6, 2018 4:00-6:00PM at

Heartland Educational Consortium
1096 US Hwy 27 N, Lake Placid, FL 33852



Course
Description

"Engaging Learners through Informative Assessment"

(20 Points)

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This module was formerly titled Formative Assessment Process for Differentiating Instruction. Participants will learn and apply each step of the formative assessment process to increase student achievement. Participants will develop skills for using data-based decision making to be responsive to each student’s needs.

Dates

February 6, 2018 - April 24, 2018
Registration Deadline - February 1, 2018

Location

1st Mandatory F2F Meeting: February 6, 2018 4:00-6:00PM at

Heartland Educational Consortium
1096 US Hwy 27 N, Lake Placid, FL 33852



Course
Description

"Interpersonal Interactions & Participation"

(30 Points)

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This course enables educators to develop, increase and demonstrate knowledge about instructional procedures for teaching adaptive life skills, based on observations, ecological assessments, family interviews, and other student information. Content is provided on the skills necessary for students with disabilities to engage in self-determination and self-advocacy.

Dates

February 6, 2018 - May 1, 2018
Registration Deadline - February 1, 2018

Location

1st Mandatory F2F Meeting: February 6, 2018 4:00-6:00PM at

Heartland Educational Consortium
1096 US Hwy 27 N, Lake Placid, FL 33852