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Technical Assistance Document - A Pathway to Regionalization

ESE provides the following technical assistance document — A Pathway to Regionalization — to assist in the process of forming, expanding and/or enlarging regional school districts in Massachusetts. This document was prepared for ESE by the Massachusetts Association of Regional Schools (MARS). The manual is divided into two phases, and includes appendices to assist in these processes. The manual is posted below:

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Last Updated: October 14, 2014

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