Math and Numeracy: All News

Posted on: 04/23/2018
The SABES PD Center for Mathematics and Adult Numeracy has continued to evolve over the past four years as we solicited input from the field and incorporated what we learned into our practice. We offer a wide variety of courses that provide practitioners with the latest research and promising...
Posted on: 04/23/2018
World Education, Inc. (WEI) is delighted to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline , which, thanks to funding from ACLS, we have been privileged to develop and coordinate since its inception in 1992. For 25 years, the Hotline has found resources for adult...
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: 01/07/2018
Our PD Center for Mathematics and Adult Numeracy continues to create and adjust our offerings to meet your needs. One way that we do this is by developing blended courses. For example, when piloters told us that it was important for teachers to be able to talk together—in the moment—about topics...
Posted on: 11/06/2017
We Can Help! In order to succeed, our adult learners need to be equipped with more than just rote math procedures. If you know that your students require deeper understanding so they can apply math concepts, and you wish you knew how to more effectively plan and teach to these goals, then you will...
Posted on: 08/23/2017
New Courses in Our Continuum. Our Center has been examining how participants strengthen the deeper understanding of core math concepts that we focus on in Building a Solid Foundation (BSF), our foundational course that we encourage all teachers to participate in. Based on our analysis, we have...
Posted on: 07/25/2017
The SABES PD Center for Mathematics and Adult Numeracy has several new or updated resources and curated collections for you to explore, on topics including research, standards, curriculum, and instruction. Check out our revised home page and follow the links!
Posted on: 04/02/2017
Aside from resources we find and share with you, our Center also develops its own resources. Here are a few of our latest: Video: We developed the Building a Curriculum video based on questions from the field and our own observations, we developed this short video on developing curriculum. We hope...
Posted on: 04/02/2017
Is there a math workshop you’d like to see in your region? Maybe you weren’t able to attend the math session at the fall CCR Standards conference, or a specific training hasn’t been offered recently in a location accessible for your staff. Or perhaps you need support as you move forward with your...
Posted on: 02/02/2017
Many students lack a solid basic understanding of the core foundation for all math, and so teachers too often need to begin their instruction with these core foundation skills, no matter what their class level is called. As we have shared in the past, the SABES PD Center for Mathematics and Adult...