Start your day with math!

The SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum & Instruction PD Center is managed by the Adult Numeracy Center at TERC. Our center provides high-quality professional development (PD) so that teachers can better help adult learners understand how math is present and relevant in everyday life, and how learners can use this knowledge to improve their own lives and communities. 

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Looking for information on the Curriculum for Adults Learning Math (CALM)? Visit the CALM website.

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To register, visit the SABES Calendar.​​​

 

SEPTEMBER

  • Planning for Remote Math Instruction

  • CALM Support series: Area Models

  • Digital Literacy with Desmos: A Math Tool for Teachers and Students

  • Add Spreadsheets to Math Teaching Toolbox: Temperature Conversions

  • Getting Students to Talk in Math Class

OCTOBER

  • CALM Introduction

  • CALM Support series: Proportional Reasoning

  • Tools of Algebra: Using the CUNY Remote Teaching Packet for Intermediate Learners

  • Introduction to Integrating Math into the ESOL Classroom

  • Using the Math Proficiency Guide to Become a More Effective Math Teacher

  • English Language Learners in the ABE Classroom

  • What Story Does This Graph Tell?

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Summaries of all the PD workshops and courses we are able to offer can be found here. Contact our Center if your program would like to request a specific event.

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Here are some of the many other services we offer:

  • Resources: Recently posted resources appear on this page under Math: Resources, Research, and Curriculum. Find resources by using the search box located at the top of this page, by selecting the Resource Library link at the top of this page, or by going directly to one of our curated collection pages:
  • News: Check for news under Math: What’s New, and select Sign Up for Notifications to arrange for email alerts about newly posted news, resources, and PD opportunities.
  • Our blog: Check out the monthly blogs, written by our team and by teachers who have worked with our PD Center.

Contact us: Would you like to bring math PD to your program, suggest a resource, or ask a question? We’re here! Contact our director, Heidi Schuler-Jones, at heidi_schuler-jones@terc.edu, or select the purple “Contact This PD Center” button below.

Math & Numeracy: Upcoming Events

09/21/2021

CALM Support Series: Area Models (afternoon section)

The Curriculum for Adults Learning Math (CALM) was designed to give adult students a strong conceptual foundation in mathematics. Teachers...

09/23/2021

Add Spreadsheets to Your Math Teaching Toolbox Part 2: Temperature Conversions (Online Facilitated)

Note: This online workshop is Part 2 of a two-part series that serves as an introduction to a new set...

09/24/2021

CALM Support Series: Area Models (morning section)

The Curriculum for Adults Learning Math (CALM) was designed to give adult students a strong conceptual foundation in mathematics. Teachers...

Math & Numeracy: Videos

Math & Numeracy: Resources, Research and Curriculum

Resource

This handy two-page document and companion video offers suggestions for free, downloadable resources and everyday items that can help instructors...

Resource

SABES is creating a coordinated resource bank for diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) materials across all of our PD centers, pulling together the...

Research/Evidence-Based Practice

In this 2021 qualitative research study commissioned by the SABES Mathematics and Adult Numeracy Curriculum and Instruction PD Center, project...