LINCS' 2018 Summer Training Series

The LINCS Professional Development Center is offering its second annual Summer Training Series to help trainers learn how to deliver or support the delivery of selected LINCS trainings. These virtual offerings help trainers understand the content of a training, learn tips and strategies for delivery, and provide the opportunity to ask questions about the training itself. The Summer Training Series is delivered by the developer of the training.

Register now for one or more virtual sessions in Summer Training Series!

Training: ESL Pro Study Circles
Date: May 16, 2018 from 3:00-4:00pm ET
Description: LINCS has developed three study circles that any trainer, professional developer, or instructional leader can use to guide a cohort of teachers through the use of ESL Pro materials in their classrooms. The study circle materials, including a Facilitator’s Guide and participant materials, are available on LINCS. Learn tips and strategies for leading study circles in each of the ESL Pro topic areas: digital literacy, career pathways, and rigor!

Training: Explicit Instruction in Adult Education
Date: May 17, 2018 from 2:00-3:15pm ET
Description: Learn how to deliver this virtually facilitated online course. This course was added to the LINCS catalog in 2017, so take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about explicit instruction strategies for all students and for students with disabilities.

The Professional Development Center is also offering a section of the Explicit Instruction in Adult Education virtually facilitated course. This course introduces the principles of explicit instruction and provides curricular materials and video examples of how explicit instruction can be implemented in adult education classrooms, leads participants through a step-by-step process to develop explicit instruction lesson plans, and helps educators incorporate explicit instruction in their teaching practices. Explore the Syllabus to see if this course fits teachers in your state! 

Register for the course now to see the course’s delivery in action as an active participant!
Dates: May 21, 2018 – July 2, 2018, a total of 12 hours of engagement over this period of time.

Training: Workforce Preparation Activities Online Courses
Date: May 22, 2018 from 2:00-3:30pm ET
Description: LINCS is launching two online courses that introduce workforce preparation activities, as defined by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, and provide strategies and resources for conducting workforce preparation activities in adult education classrooms. Join this session to learn strategies and tips for supporting teachers as they engage, in a cohort or individually, through the two self-paced online courses.