National Commission for the Accreditation of Special Education Services

NCASES verifies and promotes excellence in special education services through an accreditation process

2014 NCASES Standards For Accreditation

Below is the 2014 Standards For Accreditation Manual. Please click the cover icon to view our dynamic manual version or if you choose, you can also download the whole handbook as a PDF below as well. Please make sure you have the newest version of Flash player so that you can have the best experience. If you do not have the newest version of the Adobe Flash player, please click here. Enjoy.

NOTE: Text in italicized type provides guidance to the Site Reviewers regarding possible sources of evidence for the organization’s compliance with the standard(s) preceding it. It does not list compliance requirements. Other evidence of compliance may be offered by the organization. Where the term “state” is used to describe a jurisdiction, other terms (e.g., province) may be applicable.


Standards for Accreditation 2014   Standards for Accreditation 2014
The NCASES 2014
Standards For Accreditation
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Standards For Accreditation
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