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 →
Registration is Open for MCAE's NETWORK 2021 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 and Register Now
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
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There are many exciting things happening that affect ABE students and programs. With the new legislative session underway we need YOU to show your love for ABE and help us fight for the funding and priorities that our community needsRead More →
The Governor’s proposal unfortunately does not keep pace with the tremendous need for ABE, ESOL, and GED programs across Massachusetts, or with the challenges programs continue to face during the pandemic.Read More →