The SABES PD Center for Mathematics and Adult Numeracy is managed by the Adult Numeracy Center at TERC, located in Cambridge, MA. Our center helps adult learners understand how math is present and relevant in everyday life, and how they can use this knowledge to improve their lives and communities. For more information, please contact our director, Donna Curry, at or 617-873-9600.

Math: Upcoming Events

This course builds on the Building a Solid Foundation course. You must have completed Building a Solid Foundation to enroll...
Part of learning a new language is learning how to talk about math. Unfortunately, math has traditionally not been a...
This workshop provides you with an introduction to using the CCR Standards-aligned EMPower Plus materials.

Math: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Curriculum Building a Curriculum Video
What exactly is a curriculum and how do we create one for our program?This brief video defines what a curriculum is and how having one in place helps...
Resource Using the PIAAC Numeracy Framework to Guide Instruction: An Introduction for Adult Educators (2017)
This guide is designed for practitioners, including teachers, lead instructors, and professional developers, who are ready to take up the challenge...
Resource Number Lines through the CCRSAE
This handy graphic shows you how visualizing with number lines runs throughout the CCR Standards.  From the earliest level, working with...