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Disabilities and Equitable Outcomes


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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
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Definitions of Learning Disabilities 63 Jun 17, 2019
Event : National Endowment for the Arts and Art Beyond Sight: Navigating Your Arts Career Jun 15, 2019
Bulletin : June is National Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month Jun 11, 2019
Discussion : Accessible Resources for Learning World Languages Jun 9, 2019
Bulletin : U. of New Hampshire is Seeking Participants for Study on Job Crafting for Persons with Disabilities Jun 5, 2019
Discussion : May 2019 Community Highlights May 31, 2019
Discussion : New Can-Do Guides from Open Door Collective May 29, 2019
Discussion : Journal Article: Using paper scrolls to teach reading and writing in higher education classrooms 13 May 23, 2019
Bulletin : Workforce GPS: Incumbent Worker Training WIOA Desk Reference May 14, 2019
Discussion : Trauma-informed Discussion with special guests May 6, 7, and 8th, 2019. 30 May 9, 2019
Bulletin : U.S. Department of Labor Announces the Technical Assistance Center Information Systems (TAC-IS) May 7, 2019
Bulletin : Federal Agreement on the State Wage Interchange System (SWIS) to Support WIOA Performance Reporting May 5, 2019
Event : 2019 #InnovationAtWork Technology Showcase May 3, 2019
Bulletin : Summary of the LINCS Discussion on the Impact of the Opioid Epidemic on Adult Education 1 May 2, 2019
Event : Workforce GPS: Moving Forward-Innovative Disability and Employment Service Delivery Apr 18, 2019
Bulletin : Workforce GPS: WIOA Title I Data Snapshot Infographic 2 Apr 10, 2019
Bulletin : Funding Application for Second Chance Act Comprehensive Community-based Adult Reentry Programs Apr 9, 2019
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Workforce Preparation Strategies 27 Apr 9, 2019
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Self-Determination for Adults with Learning Disabilities 13 Apr 8, 2019
Discussion : 2019 World Autism Day: Resource Sharing for Education and Employment Apr 2, 2019
Discussion : Teaching with a Disability & Teaching about Disability - COABE conference presentation Tuesday, 02 April 1 Apr 2, 2019
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Legal Issues, Self-Disclosure, and Confidentiality for Adults with Learning Disabilities 21 Apr 1, 2019
Event : NCRTM: The Problem of Unemployment among Social Security Disability Beneficiaries Mar 31, 2019
Bulletin : Department of Labor Announces Four Apprenticeship Inclusion Model Sites Mar 30, 2019
Bulletin : CrowdED Learning Accessibility Resources Mar 30, 2019