Connecting Activities (CA), Fund Code 428, line item 7027-0019, is a statewide network led by DESE and organized through sixteen MassHire Workforce Boards, charged with supporting work-based learning and other career development education activities for students. Through the network, educators can exchange ideas and practices by accessing a wide range of tools, resources, and experiences that support students. Also, employers and community partners can find channels to connect with schools in order to promote career awareness and the career growth of local students.
To learn more about Connecting Activities and find a connection to your regional workforce board, visit: Massachusetts Connecting Activities.
The CA network has persisted in its delivery of these critical experiences for students for over 20 years. During fiscal year 2021, Connecting Activities generated the following outcomes:
Career Development Education Lead
MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street
Malden, MA 02148
Phone: (781) 338-3948
Fax: (781) 338-3090
For additional information, including tools and resources visit Massachusetts Connecting Activities.
Last Updated: June 6, 2023
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street, Malden, MA 02148-4906
Voice: (781) 338-3000
TTY: (800) 439-2370
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