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
We are excited to launch this first of a series of three Tech ‘n Tell Webinars which begins by “setting the stage”. We provide guidance for establishing successful programs by introducing key...
Why should an understanding of trauma matter to adult educators? This workshop, the first of two sessions on trauma-informed instruction, will focus on the science of trauma: how it affects the brain...
Proportional reasoning is the capstone of arithmetic and the cornerstone of all that follows ( Lesh, Post, & Behr, 1988 ). In this course, you will analyze videos of adult students engaged in...
For ESOL teachers, intercultural awareness leads to a deeper understanding of the impact that values, beliefs, perceptions, and behavioral norms can have on language teaching and learning. The...
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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