Massachusetts Connecting Activities


Staff Resources

Connecting Activities is a statewide network, organized through the sixteen MassHire Workforce Boards, connecting employers and schools to support work-based learning and other career development education activities for students. Find out more about how this initiative can support students in your community.

News and Updates

New "Did You Know" Information Sheet

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

A new Did You Know? information sheet offers a brief invitation to school leaders to connect with the many resources that Connecting Activities provides, including online resources, the Work-Based Learning Plan, the database and our virtual events.    Share this information sheet:  Did You Know?


First Annual MAKE IT IN MASSACHUSETTS: Manufacturing the Future Event

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Make history and take part in the first annual MAKE IT IN MASSACHUSETTS: Manufacturing the Future Event! MassHire Workforce Boards across the state are providing an opportunity for students to experience how STEAM ...

HSSEIP Resources

Friday, February 26, 2021


FY2020 Annual Report

Friday, January 15, 2021

Enjoy and share our FY2020 annual report!   The report highlights our work in...


High School Senior Internship Education Project (HSSIEP) - FY21

Monday, December 21, 2020

DESEís Connecting Activities and the Commonwealth Corporationís Youthworks have developed an educator internship project open to all districts for high school seniors in good academic standing for the Spring of 2021. Districts will be able to place high school seniors in paid education internships within their districts. To learn more about the HSSIEP project and to answer the questionnaire, please review the information sheet and feel free to attend one of three information sessions on December 23rd at 12:30 PM, January 4th at 11AM, and January 5th at 11AM. CLICK TO READ MORE.