E25 Licensing, Certification and Recertification
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
75 Pleasant Street
Malden, MA 02148-4906
This office has responsibility for managing and improving the process of certification of teachers, administrators, and other educational personnel including those in proprietary schools as well as the credentialing process for candidates for the Massachusetts high school equivalency diploma. It advises applicants on how to become certified via traditional and alternative routes and supports school systems in securing certified and qualified personnel.
This office oversees the educators recruitment, preparedness and professional development through traditional and alternative programs.