Communication Center: All News

Posted on: 10/17/2019

Welcome to the Fall edition of the SABES Newsletter! The theme is What’s New at SABES?In the newsletter articles, you’ll gain access to insights and resources from our four PD Centers. Learn about:Strategies and offerings from the Math & Numeracy Curriculum and Instruction (C&I) PD Center that can...

Posted on: 05/08/2019

The MCAE Network Conference is this week! Are you going? If so, be sure to check out the SABES or SABES-affiliated sessions on the topics of math and numeracy, science and literacy, digital learning, ESOL, standards, and instruction. See the list below for more information. Also, come visit us at...

Posted on: 01/23/2019

The D in Disabilities does not stand for Deficit—as this issue’s Math and Numeracy article exclaims. Indeed, although students may struggle for any number of reasons—physical, emotional, neurobiological—we know they all have the ability to learn and progress. Differentiating teaching to ease and...

Posted on: 08/17/2018

This message is brought to you jointly by the three Curriculum & Instruction PD Centers for Math, ELA, and ESOL.Are you using standards-aligned curriculum?DeadlineACLS Curriculum Policy states:Programs offering ABE instruction in mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) and programs...

Posted on: 10/01/2018

In case you missed, it, the Fall 2018 SABES Newsletter is hot off the press and ready for your viewing! Read it here!You'll be introduced to the new SABES system and the new Program Support PD CenterLearn what's new with the Curriculum and Instruction PD CentersGet information on how to meet the...

Posted on: 04/24/2018

Since 2015, the System for Adult Basic Education Support (SABES) has been comprised of eight statewide PD centers and two statewide PD system support centers responsible for system coordination and communication. The FY19 system, which begins this July, will be streamlined. This new system will...

Posted on: 04/23/2018

World Education, Inc. (WEI) is delighted to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Massachusetts Adult Literacy Hotline, which, thanks to funding from ACLS, we have been privileged to develop and coordinate since its inception in 1992. For 25 years, the Hotline has found resources for adult learners...

Posted on: 03/01/2018

Welcome to our new SABES homepage!Here's why we made the change:Mobile-friendly: Whether you're on your smartphone, tablet, or laptop, you'll be able to easily find what you need and get to where you want to go.Access to more information: From the homepage, you'll now see our newest news, courses...

Posted on: 01/09/2018

Happy new year to you, our adult education colleagues! We look forward to working with you in 2018. In this newsletter issue, we are continuing our theme of high quality professional development (PD). In the November newsletter article Choosing High Quality Professional Development, we described...

Posted on: 11/06/2017

The Adult and Community Learning Services (ACLS) unit of the Massachusetts Department of Education (ESE) is dedicated to helping adult educators improve their practice through participation in High Quality Professional Development (HQPD). Per ESE, HQPD is “a set of coherent learning experiences that...