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Integrating Technology


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David J. Rosen

Welcome to the LINCS Integrating Technology and Learning Group.

The group is a community of practice for practitioners and others to explore issues related to integrating technology and digital literacy into adult literacy curriculum and instruction; share instructional strategies for teaching digital literacy skills as part of a contextualized curriculum; provide information and resources that can be used to inform practitioners about these issues and improve practice; and improve public policies related to digital literacy and the effective use of technologies for learning.

Topics discussed include:

  • Digital literacy and inclusion
  • Uses of technology in adult literacy teaching and staff development
  • Effective use of technology, services, and delivery systems, including distance education, in a manner sufficient to improve performance
  • Instructional strategies for teaching digital literacy skills as part of a contextualized curriculum
  • Public policies related to digital literacy, distance education, and the effective use of technologies for learning
  • Technology capacity and infrastructure
  • 21st century digital literacy skills
  • Technology tools and how they can be used in our practice

Recent Activity

Here are the 25 most recent posts in this group.

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Educating the Educators 10 Feb 23, 2019
Bulletin : Jobs for the Future: $1 Billion Wage Challenge 1 Feb 22, 2019
Discussion : Making Math Meaningful 7 Feb 22, 2019
Discussion : What is Digital Distress? Comparison Writing 1 Feb 21, 2019
Bulletin : Seeking Educators for Illinois Digital Learning Lab, Fall 2017 --> Join Us! 4 Feb 18, 2019
Discussion : Members' Introductions 47 Feb 18, 2019
Discussion : Online Course: Integrating Technology in the Adult Education Classroom 223 Feb 18, 2019
Discussion : Adult Literacy XPRIZE winners announced Feb 8, 2019
Discussion : Teaching English Using Smartphones 6 Feb 8, 2019
Discussion : Technology and Family Literacy 7 Feb 7, 2019
Bulletin : Workforce Central Podcasts: Upskilling the Workforce Through Adult Education Feb 7, 2019
Bulletin : National Skills Coalition Launch of SKILLSpan Feb 5, 2019
Discussion : Free Webinar on: Improving Comprehension Strategies of Struggling Adult Readers Through Conversational Trialogues With AutoTutor 3 Feb 2, 2019
Discussion : Do your computer browsers have the free NewsGuard plug-in that offers news website reliability ratings? Should they? 7 Jan 30, 2019
Discussion : Are you OERing? Jan 24, 2019
Discussion : Technology Cheats Dyslexia! 2 Jan 22, 2019
Discussion : Tips to Teach Adult Learners Basic Technology Skills: webinar followed by Discussion 23 Jan 21, 2019
Discussion : Minecraft for English Learning? 1 Jan 21, 2019
Discussion : From Creation to Adoption: How to Develop and Deploy Successful Edtech 1 Jan 21, 2019
Discussion : What is Effective in Adult Basic Skills Education? 2 Jan 14, 2019
Discussion : Will technology and artificial intelligence replace teachers? 4 Jan 14, 2019
Discussion : Integrating Technology 2 Jan 13, 2019
Discussion : Digital Skills Library — Calling All Volunteers and Practitioners 1 Jan 13, 2019
Discussion : Are Jobs and Careers in the service sector vulnerable to automation and robotization? If so, how do we address that with adult learners? 6 Jan 11, 2019
Bulletin : "Tips for Teaching Adult Learners Basic Technology Skills": webinar followed by Discussion in Integrating Technology group Jan 8, 2019

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