Multistate Association for Bilingual Education, Northeast

A nonprofit organization for educators, families, and policy makers

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Coalition for equity, diversity and disability (CEDD)


The purpose of the Coalition for Equity, Diversity and Disability (CEDD) is to address the needs of linguistically and culturally diverse students with disabilities and their families through interdisciplinary collaboration. 

The goals of the Coalition are varied:

    • To become involved in initiatives that focus on diverse Students with Disabilities (SWD), such as in grants, Teacher Preparation and Inservice Professional Development, and ongoing dialogue, research and dissemination.
    • To impact opportunity, achievement and outcomes in programming and services for diverse SWD.
    • To advocate for improved supports and services for diverse SWD.
    • To bring the voices of students, families and educators in advocating for development and implementation of policy and practices and initiatives impacting diverse SWD.

CEDD Founding members: MABE, MATSOL, Lasell University (Teaching Bilingual Learners with Disability Certificate Program)
CEDD Supporting members: UMASS Boston, UMASS Lowell, MIRA, MA Advocates for Children, Federation for Children with Special Needs, MA Council for Exceptional Children.

NEW EVENT - Online Open House, May 27, 2020, 2 - 3 pm

  • Topic for discussion: Concerns about interpreters and translators during the pandemic.
  • Guest Presentations from Framingham and Boston Public Schools
  • Register here


Past Event - Online Open House, May 7, 2020

English/Multilingual Learners with Disabilities: Teaching and Learning Remotely 


Multistate Association for Bilingual Education - Northeast

MABE-Northeast, PO Box 281 

Ashland, MA 01721

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