Principal Investigator: Donna Curry
Funders: Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
In 2014, the Adult Numeracy Center at TERC was chosen to be the new SABES (System for Adult Basic Education Support) Center for Math and Adult Numeracy. The Center serves education practitioners and administrators in Massachusetts by offering math professional development on a variety of topics in both face to face and online formats. Our portfolio of offerings cover a range of topics including math content, teaching strategies, research on adult numeracy learning, the College and Career Readiness Standards for Mathematics, and principles of "backwards design". Currently offered courses include Building a Solid Foundation, Math Concepts, Aligning Math Curriculum with College and Career Readiness (CCR) Standards, Research-Based Adult Numeracy Study Circle, and Exploring Mathematical Instructional Shifts and Implications and Strategies for Practice webinar.