The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind
The Learning Network
The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) Learning Network is an opportunity for educators, stakeholders, and parents to come together to learn from the teachers and specialists at FSDB. Through FSDB's Learning Network we will share our best practices, teaching methods, resources,and strategies.
The Learning Network is a new FSDB initiative to break down the walls of our school to give you a glimpse inside our classrooms . Click here to learn more. The FSDB Pineapple PD (Professional Development) is inspired by the popular "Pineapple Chart." Our Pineapple PD is a "welcome-mat" into our classrooms, allowing everyone to see best teaching practices, strategies, and tools. Enjoy!
FSDB Pineapple Professional Development
A 3- 5 minute glimpse of best practices happening in the classroom.
Clips of students provide a visual of the strategy, teaching method, and instruction.
The video concludes with an explanation from the teacher or staff member.
FSDB Pineapple PD Tidbits- Photographs
FSDB Slice of Professional Development
Certified Teachers and staff can select 4 videos in a series to watch and then complete individualized professional development follow up activities.
The series includes: ASL/English Bilingual Applications, Assistive Technology Applications, and Individualized Education Plans (IEPs).
Slice of PD Saturdays are professional development opportunities for our Certified Teachers and Specialist.
FSDB Pineapple University
Includes: webinars, summer trainings, video trainings and more.
Provides an in-depth presentation of specific topics related to our School Improvement Plan, Teachers Individualized Professional Development Plan, and Department initiatives.
FSDB Teachers & Specialists
FSDB Teachers and Specialists click here to view the process of earning Master In-Service points for re-certification, see upcoming Professional Development opportunities, and access the forms necessary for PD.
Use your school username and password to access the website.
Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB)
207 San Marco Ave.
St. Augustine, FL 32084