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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 : GED math videos collection developed by Florida Literacy Coalition 5 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : "Stand and talk" activity 13 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : Excellent plain language Philadelphia Inquirer article on the impact of innumeracy on health 5 Jul 4, 2018
Discussion : Free & Open Resources for Academic, Employability, and 21st-Century Skills 5 Jun 29, 2018
Discussion : Survey re: Free CCRS Learning Plan Generation Tool Combining Publisher and Free Resources 3 Jun 28, 2018
Discussion : ICYMI: LINCS - A Fiscal Year in Review Jun 25, 2018
Discussion : GED® Completion Rates? 91 Jun 24, 2018
Discussion : Adult Numeracy Network (ANN) Pre-conference - The conversation continues here. 23 Jun 19, 2018
Event : LINCS Webinar: OER for Adult Education - Making Open Education Resources Work for You Jun 14, 2018
Discussion : The first 2018 ANN Under 10 Talk is up and ready for comments! 4 Jun 13, 2018
Discussion : Khan Academy Alignment to the CCRS? 11 Jun 10, 2018
Discussion : OER, math, and "uncertain future" article 3 Jun 4, 2018
Discussion : Call for Session Proposals: Georgia’s 2018 Adult Education Fall Conference May 30, 2018
Discussion : Free PD Opportunity in Using Online Financial Literacy Resources as Authentic Reading Materials May 27, 2018
Discussion : Video: South Dakota offers options for Math Options 1 May 17, 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 : 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