SABES, the Massachusetts adult education professional development (PD) system, provides high quality PD and support to increase educator effectiveness and strengthen programs.
SABES Professional Development
Curriculum & Instruction PD Centers
- Content knowledge
- Curriculum and instruction
- Instructional leadership
- Learning disabilities and difficulties
- Integration of digital literacy
- Diagnostic, formative, and summative assessment
- Professional standards
- Cultural competence
Additional Resources, PD, and Support
- Website, calendar, registration and SABES promotional activities
UMass Amherst training and support for
- administering and scoring required tests
- interpreting test results
- Massachusetts adult education system information and resources
- Partner PD organizations and events
What's New at SABES
A collection of sample unit plans for beginning, intermediate, and advanced level ESOL classes. These unit plans follow the template recommended by ACLS and SABES, and are aligned with the standards...
Extracted from a longer report covering New England, the Massachusetts data make a clear case for attainment of a college degree. Compared to persons holding a high school diploma, an associate's...
Did you know that every resident in America is required by law to participate in the 2020 census? More importantly, did you know how full participation among all U.S. residents in the 2020 census is...
One of the key instructional shifts of the College and Career Readiness Standards for Adult Education (CCRSAE) is building knowledge, and one way to build knowledge in the classroom is with text sets...
View upcoming events from the SABES PD Centers and ACLS on the SABES calendar.
Information about adult education programs and resources, online and at (800) 447-8844
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