Schools approved by OPSI Mass.gov
These schools are authorized to teach continuing education. The following schools offer courses required to renew a license. Approved elevator schools Patrick Coyle 41 Mill Street Tewksbury, MA 01876 Tel: (978) 697-9980. CELT - Al Sjogren P.O. Box 366 Leicester, MA 01524
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Office of Private Occupational School Education Mass.gov
(3 days ago) Schools, sales representatives, students, and other affected individuals and entities are encouraged to consult this web site and its links to ensure that they have the latest information on applicable regulations, policies, and procedures. Schools and sales representatives must use current DPL forms to
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education …
(4 days ago) The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE) is responsible for all public school services in the Commonwealth from pre-k to high school. In addition to traditional schooling, ESE provides a number of services for students, families, and educators including special needs accommodations, professional development, vocational and
How schools and MRC work together Mass.gov
(Just Now) Schools can include MRC into your planning for adult life two years before your graduation date. Some students may be eligible for Chapter 688, an option for those with significant disabilities who will need more support. Watch the videos below to learn about transition services, and how your school can help you get connected and benefit from MRC.
Information for schools on ICE requests for access or
(2 days ago) Schools must meet this fundamental obligation and avoid policies that prevent or dissuade undocumented students from obtaining public education. ICE agent activity at your school If an ICE agent requests access to a student, contact the student’s parent or guardian, the school’s superintendent, and the school’s legal counsel to discuss a
Civil rights protections in education and schools Mass.gov
(6 days ago) Civil rights protections in education and schools. State and federal laws protect the rights of people in Massachusetts to attend schools without being the victim of violence, threats, intimidation, or harassment. The Attorney General’s Office works with schools in Massachusetts to foster a safe educational environment.
Closed Schools and Student Records
(9 days ago) Closed Schools and Student Records - Office of Private Occupational School Education. Closed Schools Bulletins: In this section are bulletins with information on the status of closed schools and the processing of Claims for Restitution for these schools. The Division posts updated bulletins as it proceeds with each new phase of the process.
Attorney General's Guidance to Schools on Hate and Bias
(5 days ago) The AG’s Guidance on Schools’ Legal Obligations to Prevent and Address Hate and Bias Incidents describes schools’ obligations under Massachusetts’s anti-bullying and anti-discrimination laws; details required affirmative steps to help create a positive school climate and prevent hate and bias incidents from happening in the first place; and provides examples of best practices to
MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOLS OF COSMETOLOGY, BARBERING …
(6 days ago) MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOLS OF COSMETOLOGY, BARBERING AND ELECTROLOGY PRIVATE & VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS 1 of 8 (rev. 4/19/2016) COSMETOLOGY Aesthetic Institute of Boston 47 Spring Street West Roxbury, MA 02132 617-327-4550 Alexander Academy Inc. Cosmetology and Barbering Program 112 River Street Fitchburg, MA 01420 978-345-0011
Private Occupational Schools' Licensure Statuses Mass.gov
(4 days ago) Private Occupational Schools' Licensure Statuses. In order to determine whether a private, non-degree granting post-secondary occupational school is currently licensed by the Division of Professional Licensure (DPL), the locations at which each has been approved to operate, and whether a sales representatives is licensed by DPL to solicit
Professional Driving Schools Mass.gov
(2 days ago) The Professional Driving Schools page is dedicated solely to the professional driver education community including Professional Driving Schools, Public School Driver Education Programs, Driver Skills Development Programs, and all driving instructors. On this page, you will find licensing and operating information and guidelines, applications and forms, required curriculums and legislative
Dental & dental hygiene schools in Massachusetts Mass.gov
(3 days ago) Dental schools. Boston University School of Dental Medicine. 635 Albany Street. Boston, MA 02118. Harvard School of Dental Medicine. 188 Longwood Avenue. Boston, MA 02115. Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. 1 Kneeland Street.
MassGIS Data: Massachusetts Schools (Pre-K through High
(4 days ago) Public Schools (All Types) Public schools are administered by a Public School District, and provide educational services directly to attending students. A Public School District is an administrative unit responsible for managing primary and secondary school services within a defined geographical boundary.
Safe Schools Program for LGBTQ students Mass.gov
(3 days ago) The Safe Schools Program for LGBTQ Students is a joint program of the Massachusetts Commission on LGBTQ Youth and the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). It was founded in 1993 to address concerns of bullying and suicide risk that faced LGBTQ youth in Massachusetts public schools. Today, the Safe Schools Program remains an important part of …
Report on Personal Financial Literacy Education in
(9 days ago) Report on Personal Financial Literacy Education in Massachusetts Schools. Following the recommendations of the Massachusetts Financial Literacy Task Force, the Office of Economic Empowerment issued a first-of-its-kind report to map out existing personal financial literacy education in the Massachusetts public school system.
Information For Schools
(8 days ago) Schools should also update DPL's contact information on its own documentation (enrollment agreements, catalogues, website, etc.) DPL will review license applications and conduct criminal background checks of principals, administrators, employees, and other individuals who are related to private occupational schools.
Asbestos in schools Mass.gov
(6 days ago) Asbestos in schools. The interactive map below displays asbestos related information about schools in Massachusetts. As you zoom in you will see counties appear, then towns and then markers for individual schools. For information about a school click on its marker.
Education Standards & Curriculum Mass.gov
(8 days ago) Massachusetts schools must adhere to high standards. Learn about program requirements at various education levels. Early Education Learning Standards and Curriculum Guidelines . The Department of Early Education and Care (EEC) has developed learning standards and curriculum guidelines for educators in child care and early education.
Fire Prevention in Schools Mass.gov
(3 days ago) Schools are important community resources for education, recreation, and community activities. There are many fire safety laws and regulations for schools that protect our students, their teachers and staff. Read Fire Prevention in Schools for an overview of school fire prevention laws and
About Private Occupational Schools Mass.gov
(1 days ago) About Private Occupational Schools. G.L. c. 112, § 263 defines a "private occupational school" as follows: "Private occupational school", a private educational organization, not specifically exempted by subsection (c), that conducts courses, for profit or by charging tuition, for the purpose of training or preparing individuals for a business
Driver's education programs Mass.gov
(Just Now) Driver's education in Massachusetts is offered at public high schools and by professional driving schools licensed by the RMV. Although each school is licensed separately, they are required to meet the same criteria. A driver's education program taught to students matriculating at public high
COVID-19 Public Health Guidance and Directives Mass.gov
(Just Now) On August 4, 2021, EOHHS issued revised surveillance testing guidance for organizations that operate residential congregate care programs, veteran’s shelters, and residential schools. EOHHS Congregate Care Surveillance Testing Guidance (this guidance replaces the …
Radon in Schools Mass.gov
(3 days ago) In 1990, the U.S.Environmental Protection Agency conducted a National Schools Radon Survey. This study found that about 1 in 5 schools have at least one room with radon levels above the EPA Action Guideline of 4 pCi/L. The Massachusetts Department of Public Health recommends that …
Asbestos resources for schools Mass.gov
(7 days ago) AHERA requires that schools maintain ACM in good condition. This includes identifying asbestos-containing materials, development of a management plan, reinspections, performing response actions, and recordkeeping requirements. Sample annual written notification AHERA requires that …
Massachusetts law about education Mass.gov
(7 days ago) After October 1, the commissioner’s policy allows middle and high schools to lift the mask mandate for vaccinated students and staff if at least 80 percent of students and staff in a school building are vaccinated. Unvaccinated students and staff would still be required to wear masks.
Radon in Schools and Child Care Programs Mass.gov
(4 days ago) Outside of the home, schools and child care programs are additional places where children may be exposed to radon. Read more about radon in these settings. Radon is a radioactive gas that comes naturally from soil and rocks. Radon gas can travel from the ground into a building through cracks and
Certification and charter schools Mass.gov
(Just Now) Certification and charter schools MCPPO Certification If a participant is not eligible for an MCPPO designation, or simply wants to attend a class for educational purposes, or is a charter school administrator who serves as a school procurement official, the program offers a certificate of completion to evidence attendance and successful
The Role of School Resource Officers in
(4 days ago) A model memorandum of understanding provides guidance to police and schools on the role of school resource officers. A model memorandum of understanding (MOU) governing the role of school resource officers (SROs) in Massachusetts schools was released by Attorney General Maura Healey, the …
Closed School Information
(4 days ago) For more information, please refer to the Closed School Bulletins for your school. In this section are bulletins with information on the status of closed schools and the processing of Claims for Restitution for these schools. The Division posts updated bulletins as it proceeds with each new phase of the process.
AG Healey Issues Guidance to Schools to Help Prevent and
(4 days ago) The AG’s Guidance on Schools’ Legal Obligations to Prevent and Address Hate and Bias Incidents, which was sent today to school superintendents, charter school leaders, and school administrators, describes how schools must respond to hate and bias incidents involving students and what proactive steps schools must take to prevent such
Learn about the model memorandum of understanding for
(9 days ago) The purpose of the model memorandum of understanding (MOU) is to help schools and police departments formalize and clarify their partnership as they jointly implement a school resource officer program. As described in the model MOU, a school resource officer (SRO) program is intended to. inform a collaborative relationship to best serve the
Baker-Polito Administration Recognizes 34 Municipalities
(7 days ago) BOSTON — Today, the Baker-Polito Administration recognized 34 municipalities and public school districts from across the Commonwealth as Cyber Aware Communities at a virtual event hosted during National Cybersecurity Awareness Month by the Executive Office of Technology Services and Security (EOTSS) and featuring local and state cybersecurity leaders.
Massachusetts State Colleges and Universities Veterans
(6 days ago) M.G.L. Chapter 15A. Section 5. There shall be, for the purposes of this chapter, a system of public institutions of higher education, hereinafter called the system, which shall include the following institutions:-- the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Boston, Dartmouth, Lowell and Worcester; Bridgewater State College, Fitchburg State College, Framingham State College, the Massachusetts
Student Records Retention and Methods Policies Mass.gov
(3 days ago) Schools that want to store these records only in an electronic format should contact the Division to discuss requirements and best practices. Schools seeking to keep students’ records electronically must complete an Electronic Records Waiver Request form to be submitted to DPL for approval.
Safe Routes To School
(9 days ago) Safe Routes to School (SRTS) helps your school community organize customizable programs and events that encourage students, parents, teachers, and the local community to choose active, healthy, and safe modes of transportation. Encouragement builds student excitement about active transportation through safe walk, bike, and roll days as well as in-school activities.
GIC participating municipalities, regional school
(5 days ago) Charter schools & planning councils and commissions and non-union collaboratives (eligible for all GIC benefits) - 7. Bi-County Collaborative (effective 7/1/2019) Charms Collaborative (effective 7/1/15-6/30/17) Merrimack Valley Planning Commission (effective 7/1/10) Old Colony Planning Council (effective 7/1/08)
AG Healey Sues Distributor for Falsely Marketing and
(3 days ago) After the settlement was announced last November, officials from Framingham Public Schools contacted the AG’s Office claiming that School Health’s false representations about Theraworx Protect led them to purchase more than $80,000 worth of the product, placing it in schools throughout the city. These false representations included an email
Continuing Education Mass.gov
(8 days ago) Continuing Education. Whether you're looking to get your high school diploma, find training or adult education classes to advance your career, or engage in lifelong learning, you have plenty of options to continue your education in Massachusetts.
Technical Assistance for Lead in School and Child Care
(3 days ago) For schools and child care facilities that do not qualify to participate in the program, or wish to conduct or continue voluntary programs on their own, the technical assistance documents found on the Assistance Program section of our website will be helpful. Additional helpful information can be found at Lead in Drinking Water under the "Information for Schools and Childcares" heading.
Asbestos In Schools On the Job
(6 days ago) Yes, there is still asbestos in many schools across the country and in Massachusetts. However, when managed appropriately, the risk to building occupants is minimized. In accordance with the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Asbestos-Containing Materials in Schools Rule, 40 CFR 763.80 through 763.99 (commonly referred to as AHERA
Head injury and concussion information for schools, school
(8 days ago) The Year End Reporting Form for Schools is required for all public schools and other schools subject to the rules of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) with extracurricular athletic activities for grades 6-12. This form is required to be submitted to the Department of Public Health annually by August 31.
Stay aware. Be prepared. Download a preparedness checklist
(3 days ago) Stay aware. Be prepared. Download a preparedness checklist. Checklists provide essential information to help you and your family prepare yourselves for an emergency. Find the right checklist for you. You can use the online fillable PDF form to enter your family’s information. Once completed print copies and share it with all family members.