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The PSPDC is pleased to offer free access to the COABE Journal to all Massachusetts adult educators. To access each issue, please click on the corresponding link below to complete a brief form that confirms you are a Massachusetts adult educator. Fall 2023 - Professional Development  Spring…
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This document offers resources for learning more about mathematical learning disabilities and supporting students who need instruction at a numeracy level (GLE <2).
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RESEARCH The SABES PD Center for Math has gathered this research to provide you with background information, a rationale, and evidence to support decisions around math teaching, curriculum, and program design: Numeracy Research and Resources: LD and Numeracy-Level. Resources for learning more…
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How does the brain function when students think about mathematics—or rather, "see" it? That question is posed in a new report entitled "Seeing as Understanding: The Importance of Visual Mathematics for our Brain and Learning", authored by Stanford University mathematics researcher Dr. Jo…
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The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, in partnership with AZTEC Software, offers this updated guide for Aztec program administrators in adult education programs. This guide for Aztec administrators was updated in December 2023 in tandem with updates to the Aztec…
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February is Black History Month, and we highlight the contributions Black people of all genders and nationalities have made to mathematics. Every person exists at the intersection of their gender, race, sexual orientation, ability, and other factors of their identity. With this in mind,…
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Join us to learn about LACES! Brush up on the basics or learn something new. Check out the .pdf of this season's LACES offerings or filter for "LACES" on the SABES Calendar.
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Image Beginning in January 2024, all adult education practitioners in Massachusetts are eligible for a no-cost membership to the Coalition on Adult Basic Education (COABE) …
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This lesson plan accompanies the video, From Awareness to Action: Culturally Responsive and Sustaining Teaching in Adult ESOL, Standard 3 CRST.
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In September 2020, ProLiteracy released a research brief focused on the importance of contextualizing adult education. Read more to learn about what research has to say and strategies to contextualize instruction with adult learners.