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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.

Teach Massachusetts

Teaching is a multifaceted profession that gives teachers the opportunity to exercise creativity, solve complex problems, and ultimately instill their passions in future generations. Teachers have a lasting impact on the world around us.

Marta García, a teacher of multilingual students at Salem's Witchcraft Heights Elementary School and Massachusetts' 2022 Teacher of the Year, considers herself the bridge on which students can navigate opportunities coming from their native and new cultures, embracing both.

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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