The SABES PD Center for Massachusetts ABE Assessments is based at Bristol Community College’s Workforce Education Institute on Davol Street in Fall River. Our center provides professional development training and support for formative and standardized assessments including BEST Plus, TABE CLAS-E, TABE 9/10, TABE L, and MAPT. To request assessment trainings in FY17, please complete the Assessment Training Request Form.

Assessment: Upcoming Events

In this online training, you will learn how to accurately administer both the reading and mathematics assessments of the Massachusetts...
The BEST Plus 2.0 seven-hour training is the first of three steps to become certified to administer the BEST Plus...
This offering will train practitioners to administer and score the TABE CLAS-E Interview and Locator test, administer and score the...

Assessment: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Resource Formative Assessment in the Classroom (Webinar)
Learning gains from formative assessment practices are among the largest reported for any educational intervention. In this one hour webinar, we...
Resource Students in Charge: Self-Assessment and Learning to Learn Webinar from Education Week
This webinar defines student self-assessment and explores misconceptions of student self-assessment. The presenters focus on school-age students, but...
Resource Types of Assessments: A Head-to-Head Comparison - Education Week
This chart is a useful guide for distinguishing different kinds of student assessments.

Assessment: Our Team

Director, SABES PD Center for Massachusetts ABE Assessments
Grant Support Staff