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The Department has moved to 135 Santilli Highway in Everett. The Department's office and Licensure Welcome Center are open. The new location has free parking and is a short walk from the Wellington station on the MBTA's Orange Line.
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Tools & Resources

The Massachusetts Tools for Schools website is a clearinghouse of resources to support sustainable school improvement in the Commonwealth. The site houses a range of tools, artifacts, case studies, protocols, information on partner organizations, and research from schools, districts, the Department, and outside organizations. For ease of use, the resources are all organized by DESE's Turnaround Practices and by the MTSS Blueprint. The site and resources are open to the public and available to everyone.

Last Updated: December 4, 2019

Contact Us

Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
135 Santilli Highway, Everett, MA 02149

Voice: (781) 338-3000
TTY: (800) 439-2370


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