Massachusetts Association of School Committees

Things You Need to Know

  • Public Policy Updates: April Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meeting
    Public Policy Updates: April Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meeting
    The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education held their April meeting at Wellesley High School in recognition of their student member Ela Gardiner, who will graduate from Wellesley High School this spring. The agenda of the meeting is here; the video of the meeting is here. The Board meeting opened with public comment. Beth Kontos,…
  • 2024 Annual Forms Booklet (includes Scholarship App)
    2024 Annual Forms Booklet (includes Scholarship App)
    Annual Forms Booklet Every Spring we send membership a packet of very important material relating to election of officers of the Association, MASC award nominations, volunteers to serve on MASC Committees, and resolutions for our Delegate Assembly in November. This is your chance to offer a nomination, propose a resolution, volunteer to serve, or run…
  • MASC News Bulletin – April 2024
    MASC News Bulletin – April 2024
    Day on the Hill to focus on budgetary priorities, Holyoke poised to exit state receivership, Public Policy priorities, Budget and Open Meeting Law amendments proposed, OCPF wants to hear from you, Mark your Calendar: COSCAP Leadership Lunch Workshop Series, Fixing the Inflation Calculation, and more.
  • MASC’s 2024 Day on the Hill Legislative Priorities
    MASC’s 2024 Day on the Hill Legislative Priorities
    As the legislature prepares to address the ramifications of the state’s ongoing revenue shortfall, compounded by the cessation of many federal pandemic-related funding assistance programs, MASC puts forward the following priorities for consideration in developing the FY25 state budget, and establishing new policies that will support sustained and appropriate educational funding and equitable opportunities for…

Calendar of Events

2024 MASC & MASS
Joint Conference

November 6-9, 2024
  • Charting the Course – June 22, 2024 – Burlington
    June 22 @ 8:00 am

    The hallmark of an effective school committee is how well its members understand their roles and the issues they need to address in these challenging times. This training program, developed...

  • 2024 MASC Summer Institute
    July 12 @ 4:00 pm

    Join your MASC colleagues at an information-packed summer institute that will update you on issues around budgets; strategic planning for tenuous financial times; the new challenges associated with collective bargaining;...

  • Charting the Course – September 21, 2024 – Plymouth
    September 21 @ 8:00 am

    The hallmark of an effective school committee is how well its members understand their roles and the issues they need to address in these challenging times. This training program, developed...

  • Charting the Course – October 5, 2024 – North Adams
    October 5 @ 8:00 am

    The hallmark of an effective school committee is how well its members understand their roles and the issues they need to address in these challenging times. This training program, developed...

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Mildred Lefebvre
Holyoke School Committee

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