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Math and Numeracy

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Welcome to the LINCS Math and Numeracy Group.

The group is a community of practice where practitioners, advocates, researchers, learners, policymakers, and others discuss mathematics and numeracy issues in adult education, including research and evidence-based practices, instructional strategies, and resources.  

Topics discussed include:

  • Motivation and math
  • Math skills for GED completion and transitions to postsecondary and workplace settings
  • Common math and numeracy instructional issues
  • Using content standards in math and numeracy instruction
  • Technology in math education
  • Math instruction, strategies, and skills necessary for college and career
  • Financial education and financial literacy
  • Learning in context
  • Best practices based on the most rigorous research available and appropriate

Recent Activity

Here are the 25 most recent posts in this group.

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Free & Open Resources for Academic, Employability, and 21st-Century Skills 2 May 21, 2018
Discussion : Adult Numeracy Network (ANN) Pre-conference - The conversation continues here. 21 May 18, 2018
Discussion : Video: South Dakota offers options for Math Options 1 May 17, 2018
Discussion : Khan Academy Alignment to the CCRS? 10 May 14, 2018
Discussion : Adult Numeracy Network Strand Sessions - COABE 2018: Materials and Contact Information 2 May 10, 2018
Discussion : What is the Scarcity Mindset? 14 May 10, 2018
Event : Webinar: Closing the Academic Achievement Gap with Math Pathways May 10, 2018
Discussion : Openings in TEAL online courses May 8, 2018
Discussion : Adding complexity through one-question interview May 7, 2018
Discussion : 2 minute intro to exponents 1 May 6, 2018
Discussion : "Stand and talk" activity 6 May 4, 2018
Discussion : We're having a Geogebra workshop! 1 May 1, 2018
Discussion : Student Self-Assessment 4 May 1, 2018
Discussion : Manipulatives ----> technology .... tools we need to think about :) 3 Apr 27, 2018
Discussion : New Power in Numbers Report: A guide to investing in edtech for adult education Apr 20, 2018
Discussion : Another cool online resource Apr 12, 2018
Discussion : NCTM conference in DC Apr 11, 2018
Discussion : Differentiated Instruction Apr 5, 2018
Discussion : Yesterday's "find" 3 Apr 5, 2018
Discussion : Algebraic Reasoning Online Course Apr 2, 2018
Discussion : ANN Under 10 at COABE: Let’s Build Community (and Practice) Together - March 26, 2018 - 5:30-6:30 (MST) 3 Mar 26, 2018
Bulletin : WEBINAR 3.28.18 - Lowering the Cost of Course Materials with Free and Open Educational Resources Mar 26, 2018
Discussion : CountDown to COABE 3 Mar 22, 2018
Discussion : Math Madness: Basketball Themed Activities Mar 21, 2018
Discussion : Using the Integrating Technology Group when you have a Question about Using Technology 18 Mar 19, 2018