Welcome to the LINCS Career Pathways Group.

The group is a community of practice for practitioners, employers, researchers and policy-makers from the adult education, postsecondary education and workforce development fields to explore instructional and programmatic best practices, policies, and issues in providing career pathways services. 

Topics discussed include:

  • Coordination with education, training, and social service resources in the community
  • Workforce preparation activities include activities, programs, or services designed to help an individual acquire a combination of basic academic skills, critical thinking skills, digital literacy skills, and self-management skills, including competencies in:

    1. Utilizing resources;
    2. Using information;
    3. Working with others;
    4. Understanding systems;
    5. Skills necessary for successful transition into and completion of postsecondary education or training, or employment; and
    6. Other employability skills that increase an individual's preparation for the workforce.
  • Postsecondary success and completion
  • Program design and Integrated education and training
  • Contextual instruction
  • Standards-based instruction
  • Work readiness skills
  • Dual and concurrent enrollment
  • Flexible wrap-around services including academic and career counseling
  • Stackable industry-recognized credentials
  • Strategic partnerships
  • Apprenticeships

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Recent Activity

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : PBS Newshour Clip: In Baltimore, more employers hiring formerly incarcerated people Feb 19, 2018
Bulletin : Show Me the Way: The Power of Advising in Community Colleges 1 Feb 17, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Introduction to Workforce Preparation Activities and Employability Skills 10 Feb 11, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Developing Effective Bridge Programs 37 Feb 7, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Engaging Employers in Adult Career Pathways 30 Feb 7, 2018
Discussion : Media Literacy for 2018: Four Moves and a Habit 1 Feb 1, 2018
Event : Texas Association for Literacy and Adult Education: LINCS Presentation Feb 1, 2018
Bulletin : ACTE Excellence Awards Feb 1, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Designing Contextualized Instruction 46 Feb 1, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Integrating Career Counseling and Planning into Adult Education 25 Feb 1, 2018
Event : WorkforceGPS: WIOA State Plans - Using the Online Portal for Plan Submission Jan 26, 2018
Event : State Policies Impacting CTE: 2017 Year in Review Jan 17, 2018
Bulletin : Seeking Feedback on High-quality Career & Tech Ed. Framework Pilot Jan 17, 2018
Discussion : Where Women in the Workplace are Coming from in 2018 1 Jan 13, 2018
Bulletin : Discussion: David Kehe on Teaching Grammar Week of Jan. 15 Jan 12, 2018
Bulletin : Be a Career Pathways Presenter for the LINCS Virtual Conference Jan 10, 2018
Discussion : Join our Interview of Career Pathways Leader: Carrie Scheiderer 23 Jan 10, 2018
Discussion : Career Pathways Questions 8 Jan 7, 2018
Discussion : New Competencies for Getting through the Digital Gauntlet to a Job Interview Jan 7, 2018
Discussion : Eight Recommendations for Connecting Apprenticeship and Higher Education Jan 4, 2018
Bulletin : Policy Trends and Resources that support adult students Dec 30, 2017
Discussion : Adults Using Technology to Learn Basic Skills -- as a Work Benefit 14 Dec 29, 2017
Event : ACP-SC Webcast Series: Developing Effective Bridge Programs 1 Dec 28, 2017
Discussion : Formative Assessment Practices of a Teacher of Occupation-related Basic Math in an Integrated Education Program 1 Dec 27, 2017
Event : COABE: I-BEST and IET - Connecting Adult Education Students to Living Wage Careers Dec 15, 2017

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