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Welcome to NCCSE

The North Coastal Consortium for Special Education (NCCSE) is a Special Education Local Planning Area (SELPA) that is composed of 14 school districts in North San Diego County.



News and Announcements


Community Advisory Committee Meetings

Not able to attend a recent Community Advisory Committee meeting?
Video recordings are available on line!
Click here to view the information and presentations.


Professional Development Opportunities

Register for these popular workshops for educators before they fill up:


Fall & Spring

NCCSE Behavior Intervention Training Series


Check our Professional Development Opportunities calendar  and register for workshops all in one convenient place.

If you are employed or affiliated with another SELPA, Institute of Higher Education, a Non Public School (NPS), or a parent/staff from outside of NCCSE you may now pre-register right here online and we will process your registration once payment is received! More details can be found here.  

 We are an approved continuing education provider for the following boards:

(Please check our workshop descriptions for specific CEU availability)

CA Speech Language and Audiology Board 
Workshops with CPD credit for this year: IEP102A, IEP102B, ALL103, ALL105, ALL106, ALL107 AUT102, AUT103, PLC109
California CPD hours may be used to maintain ASHA certification (for more information visit

CA Board of Behavioral Sciences 

Behavior Analyst Certification Board 


All licensees are responsible to sign in and out of each session and must provide NCCSE with their certification number.

To register and for our complete list of workshop offerings click on the "register for workshops" link on the left or visit our Professional Development Opportunities page.

Useful Videos

Adult Transition Program

What are the options students have after graduating from high school? Watch the following video to see a sample of what an Adult Transition Program is.

Parents, students and employers, for more information contact your local school district's special education department.


Orientation and Mobility Staff from NCCSE Makes A Difference in the Community!

Debi Parker, Orientation and Mobility Instructor for North Coastal Consortium for Special Education, recently took on the daunting task of petitioning the City of San Marcos to install APS devices at two intersections in the city.


Bob Grundstrom Memorial Scholarship

bob grundstrom 500655 300x300Bob Grundstrom was a dedicated, respected, and loved teacher of students with disabilities in the Vista Unified School District for 18 years.  He was well known for his work with students with significant disabilities at the middle school, high school and college aged levels and he developed the NCCSE regional classes at Sierra Vista High School, Palomar College, Mira Costa College, and Roosevelt Middle School. His gentle and caring way with everyone led both staff and parents to respect him and work together for the good of the students.

More information and 2015-2016 application.

NCCSE Community Advisory Committee Excellence in Special Education Award Nominations are open!

Deadline for nominations is February 25, 2015

Nominations for the NCCSE Community Advisory Committee Excellence in Special Education Awards are open and being accepted until February 25, 2015!  This is your chance to recognize someone who is making a difference in the lives of students with disabilities – so please take a few minutes today and recognize someone special in your child’s life!  

The nomination form, including instructions are available here. Please be sure to list the reasons for your nomination on the second sheet!

Save the date for the May 27, 2015 Awards Ceremony.

For questions, please contact the NCCSE Parent Liaison at 760-761-5120.  

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