Assessment: All News

Posted on: 02/02/2017
Annemarie Espindola is the new director for the SABES PD Center for Massachusetts ABE Assessments , which is based at Bristol Community College (BCC). From March 2015 to November 2016, Annemarie was a training coordinator at the Operational Services Division of the Executive Office of...
Posted on: 06/07/2016
If you are a director of an ACLS-funded program, please complete this form to request assessment trainings in FY17. The information you provide helps with scheduling decisions. Thank you for taking the time to complete the form.
Posted on: 08/11/2016
MAPT Administration Training is now being delivered online only. This training replaces the face-to-face MAPT Administration Training , and it comes as a result of the MAPT Administration Policy Change – Effective August 12, 2016. In this eight-module online training, ABE program staff will learn...
Posted on: 08/09/2016
The SABES PD Center for Massachusetts ABE Assessments is pleased to share our FY17 Calendar at a Glance. This Calendar at a Glance provides information about PD activities currently being planned for the upcoming year. Standardized assessment trainings are scheduled based on need. We encourage to...
Posted on: 05/05/2016
The SABES PD Center for Assessment is offering two final formative assessment trainings this fiscal year. Susan Gracia is facilitating both of these offerings: Friday, May 20 – Formative Assessment in the Classroom (1 hour webinar) Friday, June 10 – Formative Classroom Assessment for ESOL Teachers...
Posted on: 02/12/2016
This mailing from ACLS contains key information about changes in the BEST Plus assessment.
Posted on: 02/10/2016
The SABES PD Center for Assessment reminds you that it is time for BEST Plus and TABE CLAS-E Writing recertification. BEST Plus recertification runs from February 1 – 26. Details are on the SABES calendar at http://sabes.org/event/746 . TABE CLAS-E Writing recertification runs from March 1 – 25...
Posted on: 01/26/2016
This is a Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) email update on BEST Plus 2.0. It is dated 1.14.16. Upcoming webinar information is included.
Posted on: 01/04/2016
Did you know research has demonstrated that high quality assessment for learning has a significant impact on student learning and motivation, representing a positive strategy for closing achievement gaps? Did you know that learning targets (also known as learning outcomes, learning objectives,...
Posted on: 11/09/2015
Student CLAS-E Writing Assessment Items Needed In preparation for the annual TABE CLAS-E Writing recertification test in March, ACLS and the SABES PD Center for Assessment needs sample items of student-written responses to CLAS-E Expository Writing items 1-5 of all Levels (1-4). Please send samples...