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Welcome to the LINCS Adult English Language Learners Group.

The group is a community of practice for educators to discuss issues relevant to providing research- and evidence-based educational services to adult English language learners; share information and resources that can be used to inform practitioners about these issues and improve practice; and enrich and improve public policies related to adult English language learners.

Topics discussed include:

  • English language acquisition activities
  • Integrated English literacy and civics education
  • Instructional practices
  • Program design
  • Serving individuals with barriers to employment including individuals who are English language learners and individuals who are facing substantial cultural barriers

Recent Activity

Here are the 25 most recent posts in this group.

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Gerunds and infinitives can be confusing! 7 Dec 14, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: The Role of Culture in the Education of Adult English Language Learners 210 Dec 13, 2018
Discussion : Writing as a Basis for Reading and So Much More! Guest-led Discussion with Dr. Rebeca Fernandez 9 Dec 13, 2018
Discussion : Using Writing Test Prompts to Develop Academic Writing with Dr. Kirsten Schaetzel 21 Dec 5, 2018
Discussion : Penn State Online Family Literacy Certificate Courses - Scholarships Available! Dec 3, 2018
Discussion : Register Now for Penn State Online ABE Cert Spring Courses Dec 3, 2018
Discussion : Webinar Friday, Dec. 7 at 1:00 PM ET -- "Writing as a Basis for Reading and So Much More" with Dr. Rebeca Fernandez Nov 30, 2018
Discussion : Got resources? Scaffolding, checklists, etc.... 5 Nov 30, 2018
Bulletin : Webinar Friday, Dec. 7 at 1:00 PM ET -- "Writing as a Basis for Reading and So Much More" with Dr. Rebeca Fernandez Nov 28, 2018
Discussion : free online children's books in many languages 1 Nov 28, 2018
Poll : Would you be interested in joining a small group to discuss this resource: "Effective Ways of Teaching Complex Expression in Writing"? Nov 27, 2018
Discussion : Effective Ways of Teaching Complex Expression in Writing 1 Nov 27, 2018
Discussion : Thanksgiving Resources? 6 Nov 26, 2018
Discussion : scholarship for Ph.D. Program in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education at Penn State Nov 26, 2018
Discussion : Listening Skills : "What Great Listeners Actually Do" 2 Nov 20, 2018
Discussion : Follow Up Questions on Using Test Prompts to Develop Academic Writing Nov 18, 2018
Discussion : Follow Up Questions on Using Graphic Organizers to Develop Academic Writing Nov 18, 2018
Discussion : WES Webinar: Can Immigrant Professionals Help Reduce Teacher Shortages in the US on Thursday, Nov. 15 @ 2:00 ET Nov 12, 2018
Discussion : Honoring Veterans as Educators Nov 12, 2018
Discussion : Webinar Tuesday, November 13 at 1:00 PM ET: Using Writing Test Prompts to Develop Academic Writing with Dr. Kirsten Schaetzel Nov 8, 2018
Discussion : Phonics as Supersonics? 3 Nov 7, 2018
Discussion : "App to Speed" learning circles for low-literate adults and English language learners 1 Nov 7, 2018
Discussion : Providing feedback on writing via audio 6 Nov 7, 2018
Bulletin : Webinar Tuesday, November 13 at 1:00 PM ET: Using Writing Test Prompts to Develop Academic Writing with Dr. Kirsten Schaetzel Nov 5, 2018
Discussion : Webinar Monday, October 22 at 1:00 ET-- Using Graphic Organizers to Develop Academic Writing 4 Oct 26, 2018
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