The Greater Lawrence Educational Collaborative (GLEC) is a consortium of the school districts of: Amesbury, Andover, Georgetown, Greater Lawrence Technical School, Hamilton-Wenham, Haverhill, Ipswich, Lawrence, Lowell, Methuen, Newburyport, North Andover, Pentucket Regional, Triton Regional, and the Tri-Town School Union.
GLEC is a 501c3 public entity under the jurisdiction of its 15 member school committees, whose superintendents of schools comprise its governing board. It was organized in July, 1974.
GLEC provides educational, vocational and therapeutic programs for mentally, emotionally and physically challenged children in the least restrictive, most normalized environment. GLEC offers in-service training and other professional development activities to teachers and administrators; assists districts in management services such as cooperative purchasing of goods and services; and provides special needs transportation. – less–ZoomInfo