Welcome to the SABES English Language Arts Curriculum & Instruction Professional Development Center (ELA C&I PD Center).

What's New?

Resources: Scroll through ELA: Resources, Research, and Curriculum, notice the three resources highlighted lower down this page, and explore our curated collection pages:

Learning Opportunities: Search through ELA Upcoming Events and the SABES Calendar. All PD will be delivered online until further notice.

The SABES ELA C&I PD Center provides ELA PD and support for adult education programs, including self-paced modules, recorded webinars, live sessions, multi-layered courses, coaching, consulting, and resources related to curriculum and instruction. Based at Quinsigamond Community College in Worcester, MA, we serve programs throughout the state.

Have a question or idea? Need a coach? Want to request specific PD? Please write to us.

ELA: Upcoming Events


The Recipe for Success: The CCRSAE and Instructional Shifts for ELA (Online Self-paced)--August

What: This brief, engaging, online, self-paced mini-course provides an overview of the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education...

ELA: Videos

ELA: Resources, Research and Curriculum


In this series of four videos, two instructors and the director of Abisi Adult Education Center in Lowell, MA introduce you to the STAR program...


Genial.ly is an online tool that educators can use to create interactive images. Here are a few examples of how you might use this tool for ELA...


Coming to us from Marn Frank, recently retired STAR/EBRI guru in Minnesota ATLAS (ABE Teaching & Learning System): "A screen-shareable resource...

ELA: Our Team

Coordinator of Instructional Technology and Assessment
Administrative Support