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

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Recent Activity

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Link to Webinar on Friday, March 2 at 1:00 ET Teaching Academic Writing to English Learners Feb 23, 2018
Discussion : Bridging the Digital Divide - At Last!! Feb 23, 2018
Discussion : What are some ways you use pictures/photos in your teaching? 8 Feb 23, 2018
Discussion : What advice can you offer ...? Feb 22, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Formative Assessment to Inform Quality Adult ESL Instruction 127 Feb 22, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Principles of Second Language Teaching: Planning, Implementing, and Managing Instruction 169 Feb 21, 2018
Discussion : Teaching Students From Gen Z/multigeneration classes 3 Feb 21, 2018
Bulletin : Free Webinar: Innovative Digital Learning Models for ELL Immigrant Adults 1 Feb 16, 2018
Discussion : How do you balance listening, speaking, reading and writing? Feb 16, 2018
Discussion : Recommendations for High-Quality Nonfiction Texts 1 Feb 16, 2018
Discussion : MakeBeliefsComix.com Adds New Features to Help Literacy Teachers, Students 2 Feb 14, 2018
Discussion : New Adult on the Block? 1 Feb 13, 2018
Discussion : Which is easier to learn grammar or vocabulary? Feb 9, 2018
Discussion : Teaching Writing to English Learners: Successes and Challenges? Feb 7, 2018
Discussion : Intros with Digital Cards! 3 Feb 4, 2018
Bulletin : Save the Dates: Teaching Academic Writing to Adult English Learners Webinar & Discussion 2 Feb 2, 2018
Discussion : Latent Learning 4 Feb 2, 2018
Discussion : Media Literacy for 2018: Four Moves and a Habit 1 Feb 1, 2018
Discussion : Home of the Brave by Katherine Applegate 6 Feb 1, 2018
Bulletin : Winter/Spring PD Schedule Available Jan 31, 2018
Discussion : Groundhog's Day? Jan 30, 2018
Discussion : Wordless Picture Books as Writing Prompts 9 Jan 30, 2018
Discussion : Non-fiction in ESL class? 3 Jan 29, 2018
Discussion : LESLLA Jan 29, 2018
Discussion : Welcome, David Kehe! Discussion on Teaching Grammar 60 Jan 25, 2018

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