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
FY2020 Annual Report
Friday, January 15, 2021
Enjoy and share our FY2020 annual report! The report highlights our work in...
Introducing the High School Senior Internship Education Project (HSSIEP)
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.
Massachusetts STEM Week
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
The Connecting Activities network creates opportunities for students throughout Massachusetts to participate in Massachusetts STEM Week, with local workshops, industry speaker events and more. Learn about STEM Week at https://www.massstemweek.org/ and connect with your regional Connecting Activities liaison to learn how your school can get involved.
Using Twitter - Social Media Tips
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Enjoy these tips for using Twitter as a communcation tool for Connecting Activities. ...
Career Development Education Guide Now Available
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
We are happy to share Version 2.0 of the Career Development Education Guide.
This guide provides fresh examples and perspectives to the popular CDE Guide... ...