The Massachusetts Coalition for Adult Education (MCAE) surveyed ABE program directors – including those at programs based in schools, community-based organizations, community colleges, and correctional facilities – to find out how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting adult basic education (ABE) programs, staff, and students here in the Commonwealth.Read More →
Join MCAE for the Annual NETWORK Conference!
Join us March 25 – 26, 2021 for the largest (virtual) adult education conference in New England! Connect with hundreds of teachers, tutors, counselors, administrators, students, and advocates to strengthen the practice of adult education in Massachusetts and to celebrate the passion, intelligence, and perseverance of a community so vital to the Commonwealth’s future.Learn More
MCAE fights for funding, policy, and legislation that will expand capacity and strengthen adult basic education (ABE) services, and support ABE students, teachers, staff, and communities. Add your voice to the fight!Raise Your Voice
Amplify the voices of adult education. Every dollar helps ensure high-quality programs and dedicated teachers reach even more students.Support Our Mission
The new year has started with a great deal of change and turmoil, but also hope and opportunity. We are excited for a new legislative session, the upcoming NETWORK conference, and a slow but steady return to brighter days. What are you looking forward to in this new year?Read More →
Today Governor Baker signed the final budget bill for FY2021 with the total amount for Adult Basic Education (line item #7035-0002) set at $46,385,000.Read More →