The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) has recently expanded options for out of state licensed teachers to gain entry into the Massachusetts Teachers licensing system. DESE also offers individual customer service to all applicants. Visit this website to learn more.
DESE recognizes the mobility and that impact on the employability and income of any member of the Armed Forces, Veteran, or their spouse. Therefore if a school district requests that an application ready for review be expedited, then DESE will review the application within 24-48 hours.