The Massachusetts Coalition for Adult Education (MCAE) is a statewide membership association of educators, adult students, and others who support equal educational opportunities for adults. MCAE’s mission is the advancement of Adult Basic Education (ABE) through increasing professionalism in the field and providing high quality basic educational services.

Since our founding in 1992, MCAE has worked to secure additional state funding for ABE programs and promote public policies that will lead to high-quality educational services, improved working conditions for program staff, and enhanced quality of life for adult learners and their families.

MCAE is the Voice of Adult Education in Massachusetts