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Stay Connected with maaps through Social Media!

maaps is now on Instagram! Please follow us and share pictures of your community! Embracing technology and effectively utilizing social media are some of the ways that maaps seeks to share news and updates about the work of C766 private special education schools in providing high-quality, cost-effective education services to students with special needs. In…

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maaps’ Workforce Taskforce Recruitment Panel a Big Success

Over 60 participants, most Human Resources Professionals and Recruiters attended maaps’ recruitment panel presentation on May 23, 2017. The event was a great success, as one participant described it: “The recruiting half-day presentation that I attended this week was one of the best trainings I’ve attended all year round, anywhere. I thought you put together…

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2017-2018 MCAS Testing Calendar

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE) released the 2017-2018 MCAS Testing Calendar including ACCESS for ELLs, and the submission deadline for the MCAS Alternate Assessment (MCAS-Alt). Click Here to Access and Download the Testing Calendars. Please note the following regarding the testing calendar: Grade 10 ELA testing will begin slightly later than in…

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USI Advantage One

looking out for maaps members  maaps is always looking for ways save money for our members and also protect them from potential risks. One way we do that is with the USI New England cost savings program. USI Advantage One can look at business risk issues like worker’s compensation and other liability issues and “threats”…

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How Winxnet Uses IT Security to Keep Networks Safe

and can do so for maaps member schools that participate in the new maaps IT products and services cost savings program! Over the past several years Winxnet has been showing clients ways to keep their data, and organization more secure. As maaps’ new preferred IT services provider and cost savings program, here are the ways that…

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Food & Supply Source can save your school money!

Food & Supply Source is a purchasing consultant group, which works with nonprofit organizations to reduce the cost of food and supply purchases including major spend categories, such as office supplies and janitorial services.  Because they work with so many nonprofits, they have tremendous purchasing power and can help maaps members realize savings of between…

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Electricity Rates on the Rise for many in Masssachusetts

maaps members that are serviced by Eversource (NSTAR) as their electricity utility will see increases beginning in July as much as 31% compared to last year. These new higher rates were just announced in their recent filing with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities. The filing announced Eversource’s fixed residential and small commercial rates will…

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State Budget Update & Advocacy

Senate Ways and Means Budget Released this Week; maaps Action Network Sign-up The Senate Ways and Means came out with their budget. This is the first step of the budget process for the Senate. After this release, Senators will have a limited amount of time to file amendments, which they will then debate and vote…

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How USI New England’s Approach Can Deliver Solutions for maaps Members

What truly distinguishes USI New England as a premier middle market insurance brokerage and consulting firm is the USI ONE Advantage®, a game-changing value proposition that can deliver to maaps members a robust set of risk management and benefit solutions with bottom line financial impact. USI ONE® represents Omni, Network, Enterprise—the three key elements that…

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