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Posted on: 03/27/2018
The NASA STEM Educator Professional Development Collaborative at Texas State University presents free webinars open to all educators. Join NASA education specialists to learn about activities, lesson plans, educator guides and resources that bring NASA into your classroom. Registration is required...
Posted on: 03/27/2018
The Center for Educational Assessment at the University of Massachusetts (UMass) has developed a survey to understand how adult education teachers in Massachusetts use test information in the classroom. We would like to invite adult education teachers who use the MAPT to help by taking a few...
Posted on: 03/12/2018
Read the latest post on the ELA blog, Reflect & Connect: The Reflective Practitioner : "Where did you hear that?" (Part 2) Activities for Starting to Develop Critical Consumers of Information , by Kristi Kaeppel Catch up on the previous blog posts: "Where did you hear that?" (Part 1) Where to...
Posted on: 02/19/2018
Are you looking for a job or looking to share an adult education/ESOL job opening in Massachusetts? See the list below for job openings. Job openings are posted in the 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...
Posted on: 02/12/2018
Math matters to our students. It means much more than just passing a test, so it's important that we help them make sense of whatever math content they are learning. And yet sometimes we teach the same material over and over and just don't feel that students are "getting it." Why is that? What can...
Posted on: 01/12/2018
Critical Friends for ELA is: A facilitated group of teachers that meets several times to analyze assignments and resulting student work A form of professional development with both an immediate effect and a lasting impact on strengthening your teaching and the learning experiences of your students...
Posted on: 01/09/2018
Happy new year to you, our adult education colleagues! We look forward to working with you in 2018. In this newsletter issue, we are continuing our theme of high quality professional development (PD). In the November newsletter article Choosing High Quality Professional Development , we described...
Posted on: 01/08/2018
Have you wondered how to implement formative assessment effectively with your students? Or, are you looking to increase your TABE (Test for Adult Assessment), MAPT (Massachusetts Adult Proficiency Test), and Basic English Skills Test (BEST) Plus administration skills and certifications? Then check...
Posted on: 01/07/2018
There were two big announcements at the Governor’s Online Digital Learning Summit on December 7, 2017! First, the Baker-Polito administration announced the establishment of a new Commission on Digital Innovation and Lifelong Learning . Second, through a partnership with edX (see below), GE,...
Posted on: 01/07/2018
As the adult education program leader or member of the leadership team, have you made a New Year’s resolution to model continuous and measurable improvement in order to be the best version of yourself professionally? Here is a sampling of the PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening...