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

News & Announcements

Public Hearing NoticeDigital Resources for Families

On this site, you will find useful resources to help you understand and navigate the technology and terms used for distance learning.  The goal is to provide a SELPA-wide, user-friendly resource for the parents and families we serve within the 14 school districts that comprise the North Coastal Consortium for Special Education (NCCSE).

Contact Numbers and Office Hours

Please note that our contact numbers have changed. Our new main phone number is 760-307-1657. When you call, you will be greeted with a voicemail from the San Diego County of Education, we are in the process of updating our voicemail and contact phone numbers on our website.

The NCCSE office is open by appointment only until further notice. Please call to make an appointment.

COVID-19 Information

The County of San Diego issued a public health order effective Thursday, March 12, 2020, restricting meetings/gatherings and implementation of social distancing in shared spaces. This is in conjunction with Governor Newsom’s executive order to control the spread of COVID-19. Due to these and in light of the changing situation around COVID-19, our offices are closed effective Monday, March 16.

For resources visit: https://www.sdcoe.net/news/Pages/KPBS-school-closure-resources.aspx


El Condado de San Diego emitió una orden de salud pública efectiva a partir del jueves 12 de marzo de 2020, restringiendo las juntas/reuniones y la implementación del distanciamiento social en espacios compartidos. Esto está en conjunto con la orden ejecutiva del Gobernador Newsom para controlar la propagación de COVID-19. Debido a esto y a la luz de la situación cambiante en torno a COVID-19, nuestras oficinas permanecerán cerradas a partir del lunes 16 de marzo.

Para recursos visite: https://www.sdcoe.net/news/Pages/KPBS-school-closure-resources.aspx

Professional Development Opportunities for Special Educators

Professional Development Opportunities

Visit our professional development page to register for workshops.


Useful Documents

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.