Educational Support Services
Message from the Executive Director
SLOCOE’s Educational Support Services Department provides a wide range of programs and services that support leaders, teachers, and learners throughout our county. We offer specialized professional development and advanced state-of-the-art technology; serve as a hub to coordinate partnerships among schools, their communities, and businesses; and acts as an advocate for all children and public schooling on the Central Coast. The department is staffed with expert professionals with diverse backgrounds and experiences that collectively work to further systems and enhance individual capacity.
We also oversee the review and evaluation of district Local Control and Accountability Plans. We encourage you to explore our website and get acquainted with our staff and services.
San Luis Obispo County will be an educational community dedicated to preparing all children and youth for responsible citizenship, meaningful work, and lifelong learning.
The mission of the San Luis Obispo County Office of Education is to promote student success by providing countywide leadership, supporting the work of local school districts, delivering specialized educational services and programs, fostering community partnerships, and demonstrating unyielding advocacy for the diverse needs of all children.
3350 Education Drive
San Luis Obispo, Ca 93405
Tel. 805-782-7263 | FAX 805-594-0739
Patricia Garrett – Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Technology
Nancy Norton – Director of Early Learning Educational Support
Celeste Royer – Director of Environmental Education
Anne Stone – Program Director for Induction Programs
Curriculum and Instruction Programs
Early Learning and Educational Support
English Language Learners/Bilingual Education
Induction Programs – TIP & CASC
Professional Learning Opportunities
Rancho El Chorro Outdoor School
California Regional Environmental Education Community (CREEC) Network, Region 8