SABES: All News

Posted on: 03/12/2017
Are you looking for a job or looking to share an ABE/ESOL job opening in Massachusetts? See the list below for job openings. The job openings are posted in order that we have received them with the most recent openings at the top of the list. The date before the name of the job opening indicates...
Posted on: 02/03/2017
Starting in March and continuing through June, a hybrid course on Integrating Digital Literacy into Adult English Language Instruction will be available through the SABES PD Center for ESOL. The course will be facilitated by Kathy Harris , author of the American Institute for Research’s issue brief...
Posted on: 02/02/2017
Annemarie Espindola is the new director for the SABES PD Center for Massachusetts ABE Assessments , which is based at Bristol Community College (BCC). From March 2015 to November 2016, Annemarie was a training coordinator at the Operational Services Division of the Executive Office of...
Posted on: 06/07/2016
If you are a director of an ACLS-funded program, please complete this form to request assessment trainings in FY17. The information you provide helps with scheduling decisions. Thank you for taking the time to complete the form.
Posted on: 03/23/2017
This event is for teachers and advisors to learn about the practice of Motivational Interviewing (MI), a form of empathic dialogue used to strengthen a student's motivation and commitment toward a goal by eliciting and exploring their reasons for change within an atmosphere of acceptance and...
Posted on: 03/20/2017
We still have a few spots available for the online course on contextualized instruction that starts on April 11. This is the third and final section we're offering in FY17. If you've been curious about the principles and techniques of contextualized instruction, now is your chance to learn more.
Posted on: 02/23/2017
Facing History and Ourselves, a Brookline-based educational non-profit organization, is offering three free webinars over the next three weeks. These webinars will be of use to anyone who teaches history, even though they are about using Facing History's updated Holocaust and Human Behavior...
Posted on: 02/03/2017
Check out the SABES February 2017 Newsletter for details on what's new with the SABES PD Centers.
Posted on: 02/03/2017
Many ESOL programs submitted scope and sequences, unit plans, and other curriculum materials this year and received feedback from the SABES PD Center for ESOL and ACLS. Included in these recommendations was participation in one or more of our PD offerings on curriculum development. The following...
Posted on: 02/03/2017
In October of 2016, OCTAE released the English Language Proficiency (ELP) Standards for Adult Education . The intention of the ELP Standards is to provide the language support needed for English language learners to meet college and career readiness standards. According to the ELP Report: “The ELP...