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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 : A Conversation About Project-Based Learning with Patsy Egan! 8 Jan 29, 2020
Discussion : How do you teach phrasal verbs? Jan 24, 2020
Bulletin : Project-Based Learning: A Conversation with Patsy Egan 2 Jan 23, 2020
Discussion : Online Course: The Role of Culture in the Education of Adult English Language Learners 252 Jan 23, 2020
Discussion : Math Standards for ESOL? Jan 22, 2020
Poll : Which of the topics below would you most like to see discussed in the English Langauge Acquisition community? 2 Jan 22, 2020
Bulletin : Webinar: Census 2020 Jan 17, 2020
Discussion : 4 Techniques for Getting Students Up and Out of Their Seats Jan 16, 2020
Discussion : Managing Multilevel Classes Jan 16, 2020
Discussion : MLK Lesson Plan Jan 8, 2020
Discussion : 5 Tips to Learning Vocabulary Jan 6, 2020
Discussion : Online Course: Principles of Second Language Teaching: Planning, Implementing, and Managing Instruction 246 Dec 27, 2019
Discussion : Pronoun referents Dec 20, 2019
Discussion : Best Sites for Math, Reading, History, and English 8 Dec 19, 2019
Discussion : A Conversation @ Google Classroom Dec 16, 2019
Discussion : Lessons for the Winter Season Dec 13, 2019
Bulletin : A Conversation about Google Classroom Dec 12, 2019
Discussion : Discussion of an OTAN TTT professional development video, “Chromebooks for Beginning ESL" 1 Dec 12, 2019
Discussion : Free (OER) initial survey of use of smartphones, computers and Internet for adult learners Dec 10, 2019
Discussion : Teaching English Using Smartphones 10 Dec 10, 2019
Discussion : What are pronouns? Dec 9, 2019
Discussion : Some discussions you may have missed Dec 6, 2019
Discussion : Penn State ABE Certificate Spring Courses - Register Now! Dec 5, 2019
Discussion : Register Now! Penn State Family Literacy Certificate Spring Course Dec 5, 2019
Discussion : Discussing Culture and World Religions in an ESL Class Dec 4, 2019

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