Digital Literacy: All News

Posted on: 04/23/2018
Spring is a great time to continue planting the seeds for successful integration of digital literacy within all areas of your program. As a program leader, modeling integration and supporting instructional staff as they endeavor to do the same is a big job. Let the SABES PD Center for Educational...
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: 11/03/2017
New Facebook Group The SABES PD Center for Distance Learning and Technology Support recently formed a Facebook group called Distance Learning and Tech AE PD MA for adult education professional in Massachusetts , where we share our ideas on and experiences with integrating digital literacy . If you...
Posted on: 09/22/2017
The current waitlist for adult education (AE) services in Massachusetts has over 17,000 ESOL and nearly 2,500 ABE applicants waiting for a class, as documented in SMARTT. These numbers do not include those adults who are too discouraged by the long wait and do not apply. One strategy to increase...
Posted on: 08/23/2017
Atomic Learning is a collection of hundreds of free online training and professional development video tutorials for educators. As educators, we all know that there is never enough time in the school year to search for and review new technology. With that in mind, every quarter the SABES PD Center...
Posted on: 01/26/2017
Here's what's new with the SABES PD Center for Distance Learning and Technology Support: Low Cost Options for High Speed Technology for Adult Education Staff and Learners February 2017 – April 2017 Upcoming Offerings In Case You Missed It: Digital Literacy Assessment Resources
Posted on: 01/26/2017
Online, Self-Paced, Lightly Facilitated Courses The following courses will be offered throughout this year. See the dates below. Choose a date when you are able to commit time to taking the course. To register, visit the SABES Calendar . Computers for the Multilevel Classroom Most classes are not...
Posted on: 12/22/2016
The Did You Know? video keeps being reinvented. The 2016 version of the video by Jose Esteves is based on the Did You Know/Shift Happens video by David S. Rose, Karl Fisch, and Scott McLeod. The video shows how the world and technology are changing exponentially. There are several new digital...
Posted on: 12/16/2016
Join us for upcoming events hosted by the SABES PD Center for Distance Learning and Technology Support! Techiquette: The Emily Post of Online Etiquette: A Two-Part Webinar Series Facilitated by Marie LeBlanc In these webinars, you will gain professional communication skills for social media and...
Posted on: 12/16/2016
Every few years a new Did You Know? video is released. The 2016 version is available here and embedded below While watching this video, keep the change described in the video in mind along with the knowledge that digital literacy is a requirement in the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (...