Start your day with math!

The SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum & Instruction PD Center is managed by the Adult Numeracy Center at TERC. Our center provides high-quality professional development (PD) so that teachers can better help adult learners understand how math is present and relevant in everyday life, and how learners can use this knowledge to improve their own lives and communities. 

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Looking for information on the Curriculum for Adults Learning Math (CALM)? Visit the CALM website.

 

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To register, visit the SABES Calendar.​​​

MAY

  • What Can Math Teachers Do to Promote Racial Equity? series
  • BeCALM Geometry: Remote-ready Materials for Beginning Learners (GLE 2-4)
  • Area and Population Density: Using the CUNY Remote Teaching Packet for Intermediate Learners 

JUNE

  • English Learners in the ABE Math Classroom
  • CALM Support Series: Fractions, Decimals, and Percents - Benchmarks
  • CALM Introduction
  • CALM Support Series: Fractions, Decimals, and Percents - Operations
  • Celebrating the Diversity of Mathematical Minds

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Summaries of all the PD workshops and courses we are able to offer can be found here. Contact our Center if your program would like to request a specific event.

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Here are some of the many other services we offer:

  • Resources: Recently posted resources appear on this page under Math: Resources, Research, and Curriculum. Find resources by using the search box located at the top of this page, by selecting the Resource Library link at the top of this page, or by going directly to one of our curated collection pages:
  • News: Check for news under Math: What’s New, and select Sign Up for Notifications to arrange for email alerts about newly posted news, resources, and PD opportunities.
  • Our blog: Check out the monthly blogs, written by our team and by teachers who have worked with our PD Center.

Contact us: Would you like to bring math PD to your program, suggest a resource, or ask a question? We’re here! Contact our director, Heidi Schuler-Jones, at heidi_schuler-jones@terc.edu, or email adultnumeracy@terc.edu.

Math & Numeracy: Upcoming Events

05/27/2022

Area and Population Density: Using the CUNY Remote Teaching Packet for Intermediate Learners (Online Facilitated)

Have you been looking for high-quality, conceptual math curriculum units that were designed with remote learners in mind? The City...

05/31/2022
06/07/2022

What Can Math Teachers Do to Promote Racial Equity? (Facilitated Online Series)

Math class can and should be a place where racial equity is advanced. Racial inequity is a problem in the...

06/01/2022

English Learners in the ABE Math Classroom (Self-Paced Modules)

Most adult education programs have English learners (ELs) in their adult basic education (ABE) courses. These ELs, like their native...

Math and Numeracy: Videos

Math & Numeracy: Resources, Research and Curriculum

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