SABES: All News

Posted on: 01/02/2018
We are excited to start the new year with several blended professional development (PD) offerings! Some of them are completely online, so you won’t have to leave the warmth of the indoors and venture out into the wintery cold. Others combine face-to-face sessions with online components—giving you...
Posted on: 01/02/2018
. . . and we heard you! Check out these new resources in our library: Supplemental Integrating Career Awareness (ICA) lessons for multiple levels of ESOL My MN Careers is a career exploration website geared specifically toward English language learners and adults with basic skills. The ESOL...
Posted on: 11/09/2017
Are you looking for a job or looking to share an adult education/ESOL job opening in Massachusetts? See the list below for job openings. Job openings are posted in the order that we have received them, with the most recent openings at the top of the list. The date before the name of the job opening...
Posted on: 10/10/2017
ADULT EDUCATION: CHANGING LIVES VIDEO The SABES PD Communication Center collaborated with ACLS on a video and companion brochure featuring three student success stories from across Massachusetts. The video is entitled Adult Education: Changing Lives . View a full screen version of the video HERE ...
Posted on: 07/27/2017
SABES reviews and identifies research for the adult education field in order to help Massachusetts adult education practitioners design high quality programs, provide rigorous instruction, and implement effective educational and advising practices. In addition to adult education studies that meet...
Posted on: 01/12/2018
Critical Friends for ELA is: A facilitated group of teachers that meets several times to analyze assignments and resulting student work A form of professional development with both an immediate effect and a lasting impact on strengthening your teaching and the learning experiences of your students...
Posted on: 01/09/2018
Happy new year to you, our adult education colleagues! We look forward to working with you in 2018. In this newsletter issue, we are continuing our theme of high quality professional development (PD). In the November newsletter article Choosing High Quality Professional Development , we described...
Posted on: 01/08/2018
Have you wondered how to implement formative assessment effectively with your students? Or, are you looking to increase your TABE (Test for Adult Assessment), MAPT (Massachusetts Adult Proficiency Test), and Basic English Skills Test (BEST) Plus administration skills and certifications? Then check...
Posted on: 01/07/2018
There were two big announcements at the Governor’s Online Digital Learning Summit on December 7, 2017! First, the Baker-Polito administration announced the establishment of a new Commission on Digital Innovation and Lifelong Learning . Second, through a partnership with edX (see below), GE,...
Posted on: 01/07/2018
As the adult education program leader or member of the leadership team, have you made a New Year’s resolution to model continuous and measurable improvement in order to be the best version of yourself professionally? Here is a sampling of the PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening...