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The Institute for Small and Rural Districts

The Institute for Small and Rural Districts (ISRD) is funded by the State of Florida, Department of Education, Bureau of Exceptional Education and Student Services (BEESS) through federal assistance under the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), Part B. ISRD operates through NEFEC and proudly serves the districts of PAEC, NEFEC and HEC.

Targeted Audience

TARGETED AUDIENCE

Superintendents

ESE Directors

SS Directors

School Administrators

ESE Specialists

School Counselors

School Psychologists

School Nurses

Social Workers

Topics Addressed

TOPICS ADDRESSED

ESE Policy/Procedures

Legal Issues

Multi-Tiered System of Supports

Universal Design for Learning

Florida B.E.S.T. Standards

Mental Health

Restorative Practices

Disproportionate Discipline

Moving Your Numbers: The Six Key Practices

Understanding Poverty

School Climate

Chronic Absenteeism

Service Delivery

SERVICE DELIVERY

Professional Development

Coaching and Mentoring for ESE Administrators

School District Peer-to-Peer Collaboration

On-Site Technical Support

Book Walks

Purchase and Distribution of Media

ISRD Event Photos

PAEC Executive Director John Selover and ISRD Program Administrator Chastity Lee

PAEC Summer Leadership Conference

PAEC Executive Director John Selover and ISRD Program Administrator Chastity Lee

District Leaders collaborating at one of the NEFEC SLC breakout sessions.

NEFEC Summer Leadership Conference

District Leaders collaborating at one of the NEFEC SLC breakout sessions.

District Leaders collaborating at one of the NEFEC SLC breakout sessions.

NEFEC Summer Leadership Conference

District Leaders collaborating at one of the NEFEC SLC breakout sessions.