The SABES PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening ABE Programs is based at Quinsigamond Community College and Holyoke Community College. Our center provides high-quality professional development including Foundations for New Staff and Directors Sharing and Study Groups. For more information, please contact our director, Sue Miller, at or 508-854-4513.

Ed Leadership: Upcoming Events

03/10/2018 03/24/2018
The Art of Teaching , part of the Foundations for New Staff course, is required for all teachers new to...
The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (ESE) requires all new staff to complete the 15-hour Foundations for New Staff...
The online course The Art of Hiring and Parting Ways focuses on the importance of hiring the "right" employee by...

Ed Leadership: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Resource Supplement to the Handbook for Sustaining Standards-Based Education in Adult Education: Checklists for Assessing Effective Implementation
Abstract: This document is designed as a resource for state and local program leaders looking to support the effective implementation of state...
Research/Evidence-Based Practice Research-Based Resources that Support the Massachusetts Indicators of Program Quality
The SABES PD Center for Educational Leadership and Strengthening Programs has compiled the attached resources list to support you in providing a...
Resource ABE Licensure
The ABE License for teachers is available through the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The SABES PD Center for...

Ed Leadership: Our Team

Director, PD Center
Coordinator of Instructional Technology
Project Coordinator