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Welcome to the LINCS Science Group.

The group is a community of practice for practitioners, researchers, advocates, and policymakers to explore issues pertaining to teaching science in the field of adult literacy.

Topics discussed include:

  • Contextualizing science in the 21st century adult education classroom
  • Scientific methods, knowledge, and skills necessary for college and careers
  • Using content standards in science instruction
  • Health literacy
  • Learning in context
  • Best practices based on the most rigorous research available and appropriate

Participants also explore adult education’s role in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career pathways and ways they help more adult learners, especially those from underrepresented populations, to enter STEM career fields. 

Recent Activity

Here are the 25 most recent posts in this group.

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Online Course: Differentiated Instruction and Lesson Planning 176 Jan 27, 2020
Discussion : ICYMI: December Reflections Jan 13, 2020
Discussion : New Year = New Strategies Jan 13, 2020
Discussion : ICYMI: November Reflections Dec 19, 2019
Discussion : New Course: Using Open Educational Resources for Science 1 Nov 29, 2019
Discussion : ICYMI: October Reflections Nov 18, 2019
Discussion : FREE Classroom Resources 1 Nov 18, 2019
Discussion : LINCS Online Course: Engaging Adult Learners in Science 71 Nov 18, 2019
Discussion : November's LINCS Monthly Tips: How to Add Images to a Post Nov 15, 2019
Discussion : ICYMI: September Reflections Oct 5, 2019
Discussion : Physics lesson from Six Flags over Texas Oct 5, 2019
Discussion : #STEMontheCheap Sep 23, 2019
Discussion : First Day of Fall - Activity and Fun Facts Sep 23, 2019
Discussion : 12 months of Math: September - Math in Food and Agriculture Sep 8, 2019
Discussion : Event: Developing Science Lessons for Adult Learners 6 Sep 4, 2019
Discussion : ICYMI: August Reflections Sep 4, 2019
Discussion : LINCS Online Course: Scientific Practices in Context: Curricular Planning and Lesson Development 12 Sep 4, 2019
Discussion : LINCS Monthly Tips: September Sep 3, 2019
Event : Developing Science Lessons for Adult Learners-LINCS Activity Aug 27, 2019
Discussion : 12 months of Math: August - Architecture and Design Aug 21, 2019
Discussion : ICYMI: July Reflections Aug 21, 2019
Discussion : LINCS Monthly Tips: How to Become a Power User 2 Aug 8, 2019
Discussion : Learn here about learning circles 35 Jul 31, 2019
Discussion : Does research evidence affect policy and practice? 32 Jul 31, 2019
Discussion : Integrating science into ELA and math classes Jul 18, 2019