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Welcome to the LINCS Reading and Writing Group.

The group is a community of practice for practitioners, advocates, researchers, learners, policymakers, and others who are interested in discussing reading and writing in the field of adult literacy.

Topics discussed include:

  • Essential Components of reading instruction
  • Serving individuals with a barrier to employment including those who have low levels of literacy skills
  • Literacy skills, skill-building, and instructional strategies
  • Using content standards in English Language Arts and Literacy instruction
  • Family 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 : "Stand and talk" activity 13 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : Teaching Phonics to Adult English Learners 3 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : DAY 3 - KYAE Skills U Lesson Bank Three-Day Discussion! 10 Jul 11, 2018
Discussion : Using voice recognition -- e.g. Siri, Cortana, Alexa, or Google Assistant -- in the classroom Jul 11, 2018
Discussion : DAY 2 - KYAE Skills U Lesson Bank Three-Day Discussion! 18 Jul 11, 2018
Bulletin : Looking to get paid for your next PD? Consider this... Jul 11, 2018
Discussion : DAY 1 - KYAE Skills U Lesson Bank Three-Day Discussion! 11 Jul 10, 2018
Discussion : Digital assistive and universal design tools for those with reading or writing disabilities 13 Jul 9, 2018
Bulletin : Kentucky U Lesson Bank Event Reminder Jul 8, 2018
Bulletin : Calling Community and Public Sector Leaders to Apply for Casey Fellowship 3 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 : 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
Event : Meet the Kentucky Adult Education Skills U Lesson Bank Jun 28, 2018
Discussion : Kentucky U Lesson Bank Event Reminder Jun 27, 2018
Discussion : Adult Literacy XPRIZE Finalists and new Communities Competition 1 Jun 26, 2018
Discussion : ICYMI: LINCS - A Fiscal Year in Review Jun 25, 2018
Discussion : Memes and Faulty Analogies 5 Jun 25, 2018
Discussion : GED® Completion Rates? 91 Jun 24, 2018
Discussion : How podcasts can improve literacy 11 Jun 21, 2018
Discussion : Defining Reading 32 Jun 20, 2018
Discussion : Welcome Amber Fornaciari! Jun 19, 2018
Discussion : Is Aunt Bertha in Your Family? Jun 18, 2018
Discussion : final report: Career Pathways Programming for Adult Learners in Chicago, Houston, and Miami Jun 11, 2018
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