⚠ For All COVID-19 Updates: Please visit www.edcollab.org/covid-19 .
Bedford (45-Day, ABCD, Career Pathways, North Crossing, and Partners), Newton (Deaf & Hard of Hearing), and Charlestown (EDCO Youth Alternative)
school programs will be closed for a period of time. Please check the COVID-19 page for more details or contact your Program's main office for more information.

  • Online Learning

    EDCO Collaborative’s Online Learning program has virtual summer opportunities for students in Grades K through 12 focusing on Credit Recovery, Summer Enrichment, and Preventing Summer Learning Loss. Teachers are on hand to help students along the way. Classes start July 6th.

    Course Catalog
  • IDEAS

    Our IDEAS Program offers a variety of services, including graduate-level courses and focused seminars, that help your community develop anti-racist practices that collectively work to dismantle systems of oppression.

    IDEAS Program Website
  • Career Pathways Instruction

    Learning During COVID-19

    Staff are finding creative ways to teach our students thru the computer using Zoom software. Career Pathways Director, Sean Callanan is challenged to use sketching skills with students to communicate how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich with no words.

    Visit Career Pathways on Facebook
  • 18-22 Career Pathways Program

    Seats still available. Rolling admission.

    Learn More
  • ABCD Interim Program

    We are excited to annouce the opening of our new interim program for students suspended for substance abuse to receive wrap-around services and transition back to their school.

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  • Quality through Collaboration

    Professional Learning Opportunity are available year-round at EDCO. Click to view our up-to-the-minute list of course offerings.

    View Current Offerings
  • Culinary Excellence

    Students at EDCO’s Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing participate in Program Majors at Newton North High School.

    Learn more!
  • Life-long Learning

    Going out into the field for Science education at EDCO

    Professional Learning
  • Advocacy and Outreach

    Supporting migrant children and youth in their efforts to meet high academic standards through supplemental services.

    Migrant Education Initiatives
  • Online Learning
  • Initiatives for Developing Equity and Achievement for Students
  • Career Pathways Instruction
  • Academy for Career Pathways
  • Academic, Behavior, and Character Development
  • McSwiney Center for Professional Learning
  • EDCO's Program for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
  • McSwiney Center for Professional Learning
  • MA Migrant Education Program

SINCE 1969

EDCO’S MISSION HAS BEEN TO

  • Improve education

    through interdistrict and interagency collaboration

  • Provide high quality education

    and related services to students-at-risk

  • Enhance equity,

    intercultural understanding and equal opportunity in education

Announcements and Calendar of Events

Non-Discrimination Policy
EDCO Collaborative does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status,…