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Posted on: 09/30/2020

Welcome to the SABES ESOL PD Center remote instruction and digital literacy Google Drive folder! Use this link (https://tinyurl.com/remoteinstructionfolder) to go to a folder that includes a handy PDF with links to many useful resources including the Three Pillars to Successful Remote ESOL...

Posted on: 06/08/2021

Learning Gain Rather than learning loss, this year has seen a huge learning gain for adult education practitioners: how to adapt to all sorts of new instructional situations, holding classes and tutoring sessions over Zoom and Google Meet, creating and posting videos on YouTube, working with Google...

Posted on: 06/16/2021

It’s been quite a year! As you reflect on the skills and practices you’ve strengthened, the ones you’d like to improve, and your program priorities, what are your PD goals? In the recent UMass Donahue Institute Adult Education System Evaluation Report 2020, 75% of respondents reported that “timing...

Posted on: 12/11/2020

ELA PD for June 2021 (updated 5/28/21) All PD is online through June 2021. Strategies for remote instruction are included. Overview of EBRI: This pre-recorded webinar is a prerequisite for all further Evidence-Based Reading Instruction (EBRI) PD and is available monthly. Register for June. Facing...

Posted on: 04/29/2021

Adult education programs, you're invited to participate in the Spring 2021 EdTech Maker Space! This is a national opportunity offered by our SABES partners EdTech Center at World Education. In this project, you'll work in groups with other educators to tackle skill sets as defined by the Seattle...

Posted on: 04/22/2021

When you return to classes after April break, try the latest Teaching Idea from Facing History and Ourselves: Accountability, Justice, and Healing After Derek Chauvin's Trial. And in early June, join us for PD led by Facing History's Charles FitzGibbon: Facing History: Equipping Ourselves and Our...

Posted on: 04/15/2021

Do you want to increase your capacity (and your program's capacity) to skillfully advise students with credentials and degrees from other countries? Please complete this interest form to indicate your interest in having an hour -long coaching call (with the option for follow-up calls). Requests will...

Posted on: 04/08/2021

As you head into the final months of this academic year, replenish and expand your garden of teaching strategies and knowledge with one or more of these ELA PD opportunities. Online Multi-session PD Close Reading Strategies: Self-paced modules during April plus a pair of sessions on April 29 and May...

Posted on: 03/30/2021

We are pleased to announce that the newest issue of The Change Agent is now available online. Thanks to our partnership with the New England Literacy Resource Center (NELRC), The Change Agent is available to all Massachusetts adult educators for free. If you have not already, please go here to...

Posted on: 03/01/2021

The SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum & Instruction PD Center is pleased to announce that translations of our popular vaccine materials are now available in the following languages: Spanish (teacher & student materials) Portuguese, Haitian Creole, Chinese, Vietnamese, Russian, Khmer...