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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 : "Stand and talk" activity 13 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : Teaching Phonics to Adult English Learners 3 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: The Role of Culture in the Education of Adult English Language Learners 192 Jul 13, 2018
Discussion : Using voice recognition -- e.g. Siri, Cortana, Alexa, or Google Assistant -- in the classroom Jul 11, 2018
Discussion : Communicating the Value of Multilingualism to Employers 1 Jul 11, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Formative Assessment to Inform Quality Adult ESL Instruction 153 Jul 10, 2018
Discussion : Any resources visually impaired ESL students? 9 Jul 9, 2018
Bulletin : New International Online Course for ESOL Teachers 1 Jul 9, 2018
Discussion : Digital assistive and universal design tools for those with reading or writing disabilities 13 Jul 9, 2018
Discussion : The Perfect ESL Textbook 1 Jul 7, 2018
Discussion : How do you assess learners' needs and interests? 5 Jul 7, 2018
Discussion : Teaching Pronunciation 17 Jul 6, 2018
Bulletin : Calling Community and Public Sector Leaders to Apply for Casey Fellowship 3 Jul 5, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Principles of Second Language Teaching: Planning, Implementing, and Managing Instruction 192 Jul 5, 2018
Discussion : Information Literacy Tips 3 Jul 4, 2018
Discussion : Excellent plain language Philadelphia Inquirer article on the impact of innumeracy on health 5 Jul 4, 2018
Discussion : Four Corners Activity 2 Jun 29, 2018
Discussion : Multi-level classes and scaffolding 21 Jun 27, 2018
Discussion : Adult Literacy XPRIZE Finalists and new Communities Competition 1 Jun 26, 2018
Bulletin : Immigrant Student Success Webinar (Free): July 10-11 Jun 26, 2018
Discussion : ICYMI: LINCS - A Fiscal Year in Review Jun 25, 2018
Discussion : How podcasts can improve literacy 11 Jun 21, 2018
Discussion : *** CALL FOR PAPERS -- Health Literacy Research and Practice -- Special Supplement on Health Literacy and Adult Basic Education - DUE: September 15, 2018 *** Jun 20, 2018
Discussion : Author Interview with Diana Satin: Project Care - Health Care Case Studies, Multimedia and Projects for English Language Learners 13 Jun 19, 2018
Discussion : Is Aunt Bertha in Your Family? Jun 18, 2018
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