The SABES PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening ABE Programs is based at Quinsigamond Community College and Holyoke Community College. Our center provides high-quality professional development including Foundations for New Staff and Directors Sharing and Study Groups. For more information, please contact our director, Sue Miller, at or 508-854-4513.

Ed Leadership: Upcoming Events

This webinar will provide support to program directors and members of their leaders teams to observe and provide feedback to...
The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE) requires all new staff to complete the 15-hour Foundations for New Staff...
01/20/2018 02/03/2018
The Art of Teaching , part of the Foundations for New Staff course, is required for all teachers new to...

Ed Leadership: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Research/Evidence-Based Practice Research-Based Resources that Support the Massachusetts Indicators of Program Quality
The SABES PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening Programs has compiled the attached resources list to support you in providing a...
Resource ABE Licensure
The ABE License for teachers is available through the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The SABES PD Center for...
Resource Putting a Price on People Problems at Work
What toll do workplace issues take on the bottom line of an organization? This article seeks to shed some light on the realities of these "costs."...

Ed Leadership: Our Team

Director, PD Center
Coordinator of Instructional Technology
Project Coordinator