Founded in 1981, the Massachusetts Association of School Personnel Administrators is the ONLY state professional organization of staff members charged with the responsibility for human resource and personnel administration in the public and private schools of Massachusetts. MASPA is dedicated to the support and development of human resource and personnel professionals and to the promotion of the human resource profession as an integral part of the educational system.
The Department is pleased to announce that every Wednesday between now and June 27th the Licensure Call Center will open at 8:00 AM. The Licensure Call Center is typically open each business day from 9-12 and 2-5 and this additional hour of service should help...read more
Please find the accompanying documents for the event below: The Ten Steps for Hiring Effective Teachers (Worksheet) [DOC] The Ten Steps for Hiring Effective Teachers (Slides)...read more
Dear Colleagues, Happy New Year! I hope that you enjoyed the summer and had a little time to relax. Students began in Needham on Wednesday, and the staff returned on Tuesday. Off to the races! I wanted to provide some updates as well as announce our first...read more
US Dept. of Labor has issued the final rules defining overtime, which will go into effect December 1st 2016. The key previsions increase the standard salary level, annual compensation, and automatic updates to the salary compensation levels every three years. HR...read more
Provide you with an opportunity to network with other professionals who are responsible for the school personnel function
Provide you annual updates on school law issues including significant cases and arbitration decisions
Provides research, reports, professional development activities and networking opportunities, so that you can do your job more efficiently, legally and effectively