SABES: All News

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: 11/06/2017
Have you ever taken a blended/hybrid course? Have you ever wanted to? Would the ability to participate in High-Quality Professional Development (HQPD) in a blended setting appeal to you? Blended and online learning options have grown in leaps and bounds over the past 10 years. In a recent survey of...
Posted on: 11/06/2017
Attention program directors: Redesigning Career Pathways Programs for Adult Student Success i s a workshop that builds on the popular sessions that were offered by LaGuardia Community College during the Directors meeting in May. Incorporating the vision and performance outcomes delineated in WIOA,...
Posted on: 11/06/2017
The Adult and Community Learning Services (ACLS) unit of the Massachusetts Department of Education (ESE) is dedicated to helping adult educators improve their practice through participation in High Quality Professional Development (HQPD). Per ESE, HQPD is “a set of coherent learning experiences...
Posted on: 11/06/2017
We Can Help! In order to succeed, our adult learners need to be equipped with more than just rote math procedures. If you know that your students require deeper understanding so they can apply math concepts, and you wish you knew how to more effectively plan and teach to these goals, then you will...
Posted on: 11/06/2017
Wanting to advance your SMARTT skills? The SMARTT FAQ section at smartthelp.zendesk.com has recently been updated with the following tutorials: FY18 New Assessment Policies FY18 Cohort Follow Up FY18 Lockout and Attendance NRS Federal Level tables In addition, the Cognos FAQ ( smartthelp.zendesk...
Posted on: 11/03/2017
New Facebook Group The SABES PD Center for Distance Learning and Technology Support recently formed a Facebook group called Distance Learning and Tech AE PD MA for adult education professional in Massachusetts , where we share our ideas on and experiences with integrating digital literacy . If you...
Posted on: 11/01/2017
ACLS and SABES convene an Advisory Group twice a year to help inform discussions on how to maximize the effectiveness of the SABES professional development system. We highly value the role of the Advisory Group and use its recommendations to help inform our planning. We are excited to announce that...
Posted on: 10/30/2017
There are many amazing practitioners across our state. Think of the wisdom, experience, and curiosity represented therein. While our classrooms and students are unique, we have in common the challenges and wonders that we face. There are many, many excellent education blogs in existence, but most...
Posted on: 10/24/2017
The Art of Teaching is a multi-day, 10-hour course (9 hours face-to-face and 1 hour online) and is required by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for all teachers who are new to the adult education field. In this course, you will explore the latest research and...