Established in 2008, the Executive Office of Education oversees and coordinates the direction and efforts of the Department of Early Education and Care, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, the Department of Higher Education and the University of Massachusetts.
E1b Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street
Malden, MA 02148-4906
Office of the Commissioner: 781-338-3111
Education Board: 781-338-3102
The board, consisting of citizens appointed by the governor, sets policies and establishes state standards for educational programs in all public elementary and secondary schools, for certain programs in post-secondary schools (non-college credit), and for programs of adult and continuing education.