Summary of December 2019 Program Management Discussions

Hello Program Management Colleagues, and Happy 2020 !

Below were three of the substantive discussions that took place in the LINCS Program Management group in December, 2019:

Online Learning Environments (platforms) and free or Inexpensive Online Resources for Blended Learning for Adults discussion, posted by David J. Rosen. 13 comments and 555 Views to date. The discussion began in November and continued with four additional posts in December.  Platforms mentioned so far have included: Google Drive, Google Classroom, and LearningFRONT. Software used to get in touch with or remind students,or send them announcements or assignments, includes: Remind, and Freemsgateway. This is an ongoing discussion, join in with your answers to these questions:

  • Do you use blended learning (i.e. integrated online and in-person learning) in your adult education program or school?
  • If so, what free or proprietary platform -- e.g. learning management system or course management system -- do you use?
  • How do you use it?
  • How do you like it?
  • How could it be improved?

Revisiting in December 2019 the discussion Best Sites for Math, Reading, History, and English” created in August 2013 by Paul Rogers. One new comment was added in November, and another in December. There have been 10,1717 views, and 8 comments, to date.

Why don't we differentiate instruction...for teachers? Posted by Kathy Tracey in December 2019 ( I believe, although it is listed as February 2, 2017). There have been 704 views and 8 comments, to date.    

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