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

The TABE CLAS-E Writing Scoring Assessment training is the second training in the process to become certified to score the...
The BEST Plus 2.0 seven-hour training is the first of three steps to become certified to administer the BEST Plus...
TABE 9/10 training prepares participants to administer and score the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) Forms 9/10. The training...

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