CES Weather Cancellations and Pandemic Response Information

COVID-19 Update

CES and our host agencies are committed to ensuring the safety and health of staff, students, stakeholders, and our community. We are closely tracking updates and recommendations issued by DESE, EEC, MDPH and the CDC.

Professional Development 

CES Professional Development workshops are currently being held primarily online. Please click here for current offerings.

Licensure Programs

Face-to-face meetings will be held virtually. Spring 2022 Licensure courses are currently open for registration.

Early Childhood Department

CFCE Puzzle of Parenting Workshops have resumed. Our offerings are listed here as well as on your CFCE community's Facebook page.

Playgroup and Familly Centers  are providing learning and enrichment experiences outdoors in-person, and virtually. Please contact your coordinators or refer to our Playgroup calendar for details.

After School and 21st Century Learning Programs

For information about programming at specific sites, please contact their site coordinator. Please see a listing of sites and contact information here.

Occupational Therapy Center (OTC)

OTC has re-opened for in person therapy services with clients who are able to comply with COVID-19 precautions. The Center also continues to provide a variety of remote therapy services including video-based sessions for direct OT, remote consultation for parents/caregivers, and teachers (via video, phone, or email), and phone/video consult for new clients following paperwork and chart review. For up to date information, call 413.588.5279 or email otc@collaborative.org

Center for Assistive Technology (CCATT)

The CCATT Center is currently closed for physical visits to the center, but consultation, direct instruction in the use of assistive technology tools, and professional development opportunities are being provided remotely. Requests for direct, in-person services will be discussed with the referring district, and decisions will be made on an individual basis. For up to date information, please email: ccatt@collaborative.org

Literacy Center

The Literacy Center is currently closed for physical visits to the center, but engaging, interactive, structured literacy tutoring, consultation, and professional development are being provided remotely. Requests for direct, in-person services will be discussed with the referring district, and decisions will be made on an individual basis. For up to date information, please email: emaceachen@collaborative.org

To Contact Specific Departments

For questions, please call 413.586.4900, or contact one of the following department email addresses: