Southeastern Massachusetts Educational Collaborative believes that all people have strengths, abilities and gifts and must be treated with respect and dignity regardless of their level of need.

Announcing our new Professional Development website, SmartPD!

This site will provide you with information regarding in-house professional development activities as well as an abundance of opportunities offered by Collaboratives and school districts throughout southeastern Massachusetts and beyond.

ETS ParaPro Test Site

SMEC administers the ParaPro Assessment for prospective Paraprofessionals at Title I funded schools. See our information page for study materials, cost, and how to make an appointment.

Join our Family

SMEC is consistently on the lookout for talented staff members to join our team. Visit our ‘Careers’ section for the latest opportunities.

Southeastern Massachusetts Educational Collaborative is dedicated to providing high quality programs and services for all children and adults who need specialized instruction or support. Our educational collaborative utilizes a team approach to providing services. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the whole individual.