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Disabilities and Equitable Outcomes

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     Michael Cruse
Moderator:
Michael Cruse

Welcome to the LINCS Disabilities in Adult Education Group.

The group is a community of practice for adult education practitioners, researchers, policy makers, and others to discuss the needs and concerns related to serving learners with disabilities in adult education.

Group members share information, research, expertise, and resources.

Topics discussed include:

  • Causes and consequences of disabilities, including learning and physical disabilities and other impairments
  • Serving individuals with barriers to employment including individuals with disabilities
  • Teaching practices for equitable outcomes
  • Legal issues related to serving adults with disabilities
  • Classroom strategies, methods and materials
  • Assistive technology
  • Accommodations
  • Standardized testing

Recent Activity

Here are the 25 most recent posts in this group.

Title Replies Last Post
Bulletin : What are Motivational Interviews, and how do they support adult learners in the job market? May 21, 2018
Event : WEBINAR: Explicit Instruction in Adult Education May 15, 2018
Discussion : Medicaid and Work Requirements: Where does Adult Education Fit? May 11, 2018
Bulletin : Call for Proposals for 2018 National Rehabilitation Education Conference May 11, 2018
Discussion : Home Health Aides: More than just a job? 11 May 11, 2018
Discussion : "Stand and talk" activity 6 May 4, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Workforce Preparation Strategies 12 May 3, 2018
Discussion : What does it mean to be 'accessible'? 3 May 1, 2018
Discussion : We're having a Geogebra workshop! 1 May 1, 2018
Bulletin : Opioid Addiction Curriculum: Operation Prevention 2 Apr 17, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Sustaining Grant-funded Projects for Long-term Success Apr 8, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Self-Determination for Adults with Learning Disabilities 7 Apr 4, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Legal Issues, Self-Disclosure, and Confidentiality for Adults with Learning Disabilities 17 Apr 3, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Definitions of Learning Disabilities 41 Apr 3, 2018
Discussion : Consensus Statement # 4 5 Apr 3, 2018
Discussion : Consensus Statement #3 2 Apr 3, 2018
Discussion : COABE 2018 13 Mar 29, 2018
Discussion : Join LINCS Live on March 22nd and discuss disability resources for WIOA practitioners 4 Mar 23, 2018
Document : Explicit Instruction in Adult Education Virtually-Facilitated Course: Syllabus 4 Mar 23, 2018
Discussion : LD reflections Mar 23, 2018
Discussion : New Topic: What can we learn about adult basic skills from other countries? 23 Mar 20, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Re-entry Employment Opportunities 2018 Application Information Mar 20, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Resources for Developmental Education Using Competency-Based Education Mar 20, 2018
Bulletin : Workforce GPS: Workplace Resources for Targeted Disabilities Feb 27, 2018
Discussion : A Mental Health Guide for Adult Literacy Facilitators 1 Feb 20, 2018