LINCS Community Events for the Weeks of 11/01/2021 and 11/08/2021

Please see below for the LINCS Community events for the weeks of 11/01/2021 and 11/08/2021:

Hosted Discussion: Exploring the WIOA Native American Program

Description: Do you know what supports are available for Native adult learners under WIOA? This Native American Heritage Month, join us for an asynchronous discussion from 11/1 through 11/5 to learn about the WIOA Native American program. We will provide an overview of this important program and our guest, Mr. Kerry Jevsevar, will answer questions and share examples of services provided to adult learners in Pennsylvania and the eastern region.

LINCS Community Group: Career Pathways

A LINCS account is required to participate in the LINCS discussion, Exploring The WIOA Native American Program

 

LINCS Events for the week of 11/08/2021:

Live Session:  Project Based Learning: Skills that Matter through an Approach that Works!

DescriptionProject-based learning...isn’t that for kids? No! Adult educators can embrace this effective approach as well. Join us to learn from Dr. Patsy Egan about how to ensure adults learn "skills that matter" in an academic, project-based setting.

Date/Time: Monday, November 8, 2021, 3:00 to 4:00pm ET (live session)

LINCS Community Group: Professional Development

Online registration is required to participate in the LINCS Event for Project Based Learning: Skills that Matter through an Approach that Works!

 

Live Session:  The Illinois Digital Learning Lab: Adult Education Digital Efficacy

DescriptionLooking for ideas for creating learning communities to help with the challenging task of integrating technology into adult education? Join Michael Matos with the Illinois Digital Learning Lab, Jennifer Maddrell, and David Rosen, to learn more about how to create collaborative environments and experiment and adjust to an always learning world.

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 2:00 to 3:00pm ET (live session)

LINCS Community Group: Integrating Technology

Online registration is required to participate in the LINCS Event for The Illinois Digital Learning Lab: Adult Education Digital Efficacy.

 

Live Session:  Exploring the Teaching the Skills That Matter Workforce Preparation Resources

DescriptionHave you heard of Teaching the Skills That Matter in Adult Education (TSTM) but aren’t sure what it is? Are you concerned about how to meet your program’s workforce preparation goals? Join us to learn more about the workforce preparation resources available in TSTM -- bring your questions and learn from two instructors who use this innovative curriculum!

Date/Time: Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 2:00 to 3:00pm ET (live session)

LINCS Community Group: Teaching and Learning

Online registration is required to participate in the LINCS Event for Exploring the Teaching Skills That Matter Workforce Preparation Resources.

 

Live Session:  Translanguaging for Science Success

DescriptionEnglish language learners in the science classroom often face a double challenge: learning English while learning science. Join us to learn about translanguaging and easy and powerful ways to integrate it into existing classroom practices. Translanguaging can transform a student's first language from a liability into a resource!

Date/Time: Wednesday, November 10, 2021, 3:30 to 4:30pm ET (live session)

LINCS Community Group: Reading and Writing

Online registration is required to participate in the LINCS Event for Translanguaging for Science Success.

 

Please note:  LINCS moderator-led events are not recorded, so we encourage you to participate in them as they happen.