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English Language Acquisition


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Susan Finn Miller
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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 : Writing about the Pandemic May 27, 2020
Discussion : WhatsApp & More for Adult Learners 44 May 25, 2020
Bulletin : Free Webinar: Innovative Digital Learning Models for ELL Immigrant Adults 3 May 21, 2020
Discussion : Teaching grammar remotely May 19, 2020
Discussion : How can the DIE inquiry strategy be used to address cultural assumptions and dilemma's in adult classrooms? 1 May 18, 2020
Bulletin : May 18 - 22: Integrating Technology discussion with members of the Illinois Digital Learning Lab professional development project 2 May 18, 2020
Discussion : Online Course: The Role of Culture in the Education of Adult English Language Learners 261 May 15, 2020
Discussion : My Observations of teacher techniques in a culturally diverse Family Literacy Program. May 15, 2020
Discussion : Moving Your ESL Class Online -- Follow up Discussion 39 May 14, 2020
Discussion : Learning from visiting each others' synchronous classes May 12, 2020
Discussion : Webinar Invitation: Best Practices for Virtual ESOL Teaching May 12, 2020
Bulletin : Exploring Media Literacy for Adult Learners 51 May 9, 2020
Discussion : Innovative Ideas for Teaching Vocabulary Remotely 4 May 8, 2020
Discussion : Self-Study Guide for Evidence-Based Practices in Adult Literacy Education May 6, 2020
Discussion : Are you teaching pronunciation remotely? 6 May 6, 2020
Discussion : Announcing EU Speak's Reading in a LESLLA Context Online Module May 5, 2020
Discussion : A Conversation with Tadd Wamester on Coronavirus, Continuous Learning, and Career Pathways 21 May 5, 2020
Discussion : Recent Discussions on Remote Teaching & COVID-19 Resources Apr 30, 2020
Discussion : Testimonial on Using Truespel for US English Pronunciation Training. Apr 30, 2020
Discussion : Webinar: How to Effectively Move Your English as Second Language (ESL) Classroom Online on May 6 @ 3:00 pm ET Apr 30, 2020
Bulletin : Webinar: How to Effectively Move Your English as Second Language (ESL) Classroom Online on May 6 @ 3:00 pm ET Apr 30, 2020
Discussion : COVID documents for adult learners 1 Apr 30, 2020
Discussion : New LINCS Course on Integrating Digital Literacy 12 Apr 29, 2020
Bulletin : SAVE THE DATE! Join us for a webinar to hear “Teachers’ Stories: Moving Instruction Online in Response to COVID-19” Apr 27, 2020
Discussion : Invitation to participate in a survey on learning through teaching in adult ESL Apr 25, 2020