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DESE Newsletters

DESE has a wide range of newsletters that provides information and resources on teaching and learning in Massachusetts. Stay up-to-date with the latest information by reading or subscribing!

Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

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Livestream of board meetings

DESE News and Educational Research

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aMAzing Educators
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Commissioner's update to school districts
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DESE announcements and general updates
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DESE annual report
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DESE press releases
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Educational research and best practices

School and Program Options

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Adult and community learning
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Charter schools
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College, career, and technical education
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Digital learning and technology readiness
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Pre-k 3rd grade learning

Curriculum, Instruction, and District Support

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Curriculum, instruction, and educator development
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Educator preparation
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Expanded learning time
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Innovation schools
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Science, technology, engineering, and mathematics
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Special education planning and policy
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Top 3 things teachers should know

Student Testing

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English language learner assessment
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MCAS alternate assessment
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Next-generation MCAS developments
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Student assessment updates

Social-Emotional Learning, Health, and Safety

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Child and adult care food program
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Educational stability for highly mobile students
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National school lunch program
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Social and emotional learning
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