SABES: All News

Posted on: 04/10/2017
Lakshmi Nayak from the SABES PD Center for ELA shares her thoughts on the COABE Conference in the following article. It’s exciting to be at a national conference just for the adult education world, to be in a workshop or share a meal with people who share the same concerns, work with similar...
Posted on: 04/02/2017
“This training really demonstrated how I can model the effective use of digital literacy within my program. Useful framework and practical, hands-on demonstration of tools!” —Participant, November 2016 Session Join us on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Quinsigamond...
Posted on: 04/02/2017
Does your program have a comprehensive induction program for your new teachers? If your answer is no—Don’t miss the Peer Coaching for New Teachers Project starting September 2017! The FY18 brochure and application will be available April 17, 2017, on the SABES PD Center for Educational Leadership...
Posted on: 04/02/2017
Mathematizing ESOL I Many ESOL teachers are realizing the need to integrate math along with English language acquisition. To help ESOL teachers deepen their own conceptual understanding of this topic along with teacher strategies for foundation math topics, the SABES PD Center for Mathematics and...
Posted on: 04/02/2017
Aside from resources we find and share with you, our Center also develops its own resources. Here are a few of our latest: Video: We developed the Building a Curriculum video based on questions from the field and our own observations, we developed this short video on developing curriculum. We hope...
Posted on: 04/02/2017
Is there a math workshop you’d like to see in your region? Maybe you weren’t able to attend the math session at the fall CCR Standards conference, or a specific training hasn’t been offered recently in a location accessible for your staff. Or perhaps you need support as you move forward with your...
Posted on: 03/30/2017
The SABES PD Communication Center is collaborating with ACLS on a video and companion brochure featuring three student success stories from across Massachusetts. Here are some details about the students who are featured in the video and brochure: Martha Escobar is studying psychology at Berkshire...
Posted on: 03/23/2017
This event is for teachers and advisors to learn about the practice of Motivational Interviewing (MI), a form of empathic dialogue used to strengthen a student's motivation and commitment toward a goal by eliciting and exploring their reasons for change within an atmosphere of acceptance and...
Posted on: 03/20/2017
We still have a few spots available for the online course on contextualized instruction that starts on April 11. This is the third and final section we're offering in FY17. If you've been curious about the principles and techniques of contextualized instruction, now is your chance to learn more.
Posted on: 02/23/2017
Facing History and Ourselves, a Brookline-based educational non-profit organization, is offering three free webinars over the next three weeks. These webinars will be of use to anyone who teaches history, even though they are about using Facing History's updated Holocaust and Human Behavior...