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Welcome to Exceptional Student Education Parent Resources


This is a resource for ESE parents who are just starting their journey through Exceptional Student Education (ESE) and also for those who have been on this journey for a while.  Click on any of the links below for information.


ESE Parent Connection


Exceptional Education Dictionary


Resources & Support


Community Resources Directory for Brevard County

Florida Students Achieve 




Announcements for Parents
10/25/2016 1:53 PM


Saturday, February 25, 2017

7:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Viera High School

Important information for the support of individuals with disabilities and their families/caregivers

START making plans for the future!

Registration will open October 2016

This conference is for all ages and all grade levels!


Registration will open November 1, 2016

Contact Terry Matson for more information

at (321) 633-1000 x549. 

10/25/2016 12:49 PM

​Attached are three flyers with different parent opportunities offered by Eastern Florida State College.  The ages range from 6 weeks to elementary school and there are weekend offerings as well as evening sessions for the parents.  The Terrific Toddlers and BabyConnect incorporate play with parents.  For further information please contact 321-433-7668 or visit

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5/10/2016 1:03 PM

​(FIEP) video for parents: This exciting new video (available with English and Spanish subtitles) introduces the facilitated IEP process to parents in order to encourage IEP team resolution.

Please watch the video to learn more about this process and how parents and the IEP team can work together, in the best interest of the child, to resolve concerns or disagreements and move forward.

To view the video, go to:

To ensure that closed captioning is available, the preferred internet browser is Google Chrome or Safari.

1/26/2016 10:54 AM

FLDOE is proud to provide access to special Ed connection to parents of students with disabilities.  Special Ed​ Connection is a web-based resource that parents can use to gain an understanding of what special education is and how it works, as their child enters, progresses through and exits the world of special education requirements.

Some highlights of the many components that will be made available for your use include: Smart Starts, Special Ed Online Dictionary, News and Updates and special Ed Round-Ups.

To find out more about gaining access to this exciting resource in Brevard or Volusia county, contact Heather Theobald at

1/26/2016 10:42 AM

The Florida Department of Education created to provide K-12 families with practical, easy-to-implement reading activities they can do with their child.  Please find more information on the attached flyer.  Happy Reading!​