Learn AboutTEC Connections Academy

As the largest online school in the state, students from each and every county of Massachusetts are finding their way forward thanks to the classes, teachers, and unique opportunities at TEC Connections Academy.
Creating Opportunity

A Tuition-Free Online Public School in Massachusetts

Massachusetts students deserve the chance to go far in life. TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual School helps them get there by engaging their minds, building their character and preparing them for a changing world. We’ll partner with you to give your child what they need to become what they want to be.

TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual School is an online school that serves students in grades K–12. Approved by its authorizer the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education, TEC Connections Academy Commonwealth Virtual School is state certified and open to students throughout Massachusetts.

Authorized by the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

Our History

Helping Massachusetts Students Succeed Since 2014

TEC Connections Academy opened as a tuition-free online public school in Massachusetts in 2014 and has been helping students ignite their passions and find a path to success ever since.  

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Largest online K-12
school in Massachusetts

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Massachusetts Certified
Teachers specially trained in online learning

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Public School
Fully online with no tuition

Our mission

TEC Connections Academy will provide Massachusetts students a quality virtual public school experience.

Our vision

TEC Connections Academy will be recognized as the innovative leader of proven virtual learning solutions for students, families and districts desiring virtual education seeking high quality education.


See how the TEC Connections Academy community strives for excellence. 

View Accolades

View TEC Connections Academy's School Handbooks 


TECCA Student Handbook


School Handbook to the English Learner Program (English)


School Handbook to the English Learner Program (Spanish)


School Handbook to the English Learner Program (Portuguese)

The TEC Connections Academy Experience

How Online Public School Can Lead Your Child to Success

Passionate Teachers

TEC Connections Academy teachers love what they do. Every day, they get to help students explore the world, finding new ways to engage their students’ minds and spark their curiosity. Massachusetts state-certified and specially trained in online education, our teachers are the guides who lead students toward a bright future.

Meet Our Staff

Empowered Parents

As a TEC Connections Academy parent, you’ll have the opportunity to be a part of your child’s learning journey. As their Learning Coach, you’ll be able to help them stay on track. And we’ll be by your side, making sure you have everything you need to give your child the best support.

Discover Our Parents’ Role

Strong Community

Parents, students, teachers and staff are the heart of TEC Connections Academy. And, together, we’ve formed a community committed to collaboration in everything we do. This helps every student grow socially and emotionally while expanding their mind.

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