EDCO Collaborative is a public collaborative, governed by Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 40, Section 4E and Chapter 43 of the Acts of 2012. As such, EDCO is governed by a Board of Directors made of a representative from each member district, either a Superintendent or School Committee Member, appointed annually by the member School Committee. In addition, EDCO holds six Board Meetings annually which conform with Massachusetts Open Meeting Law, and meets all legal and regulatory requirements for Board approved policies related to the rights of students and employees.