The SABES PD Center for Education and Career Planning (CECP) provides professional development opportunities that build the capacity of Massachusetts Adult Basic Education field to design and implement programming that fosters career readiness for all students. The CECP provides support to advisors, instructors, administrators and programs to implement effective education and career advising, planning for next steps, and Adult Career Pathways programming. For more information, please contact our director, Sandy Goodman, at or 617-385-3816.

Ed and Career Planning: Upcoming Events

This offering is a facilitated regional sharing and learning group for new and experienced advisors. Agenda topics are based on...
This is the third in a series of structured, facilitated sharing meetings designed specifically for Workplace Education staff .
Contextualized instruction is an effective classroom practice that helps students develop academic skills and career awareness of current industry and...

Ed and Career Planning: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Resource SkillsCommons
SkillsCommons is an online repository of materials developed by community colleges working in partnership with adult education programs to create...
Curriculum Take Charge of Your Future: Get the Education and Training You Need
This guide provides practical information for people who are returning to their communities in need of education, training, and work after release...
Resource Talking Jobs: Lessons from ENB’s 2016 ESOL Student Employment Survey
This report from English for New Bostonians (ENB) draws on survey responses from nearly 1,500 adult ESOL students in 39 programs in Metro Boston and...