The Florida Diagnostic and Learning Resources System (FDLRS) is a discretionary project of the Florida Department of Education (FLDOE) Bureau of Exceptional Student Education (BESE). BESE directly supports the FLDOE's Guiding Principles and Strategic Initiatives. The FDLRS Associate Centers provide an array of instructional and technical support services to school district Exceptional Student Education programs statewide. FDLRS Island Coast serves both Lee and Collier counties.
The four central functions of each FDLRS Associate Center are Child Find, Parent Services, Human Resource Development, and Technology. FDLRS collaborates with districts, agency and support personnel, communities, families, and other educational personnel providing support services for educators, parents, school administrators, and students with exceptionalities.