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Micro-groups are episodic discussions focused on a specific topic.

2017 Online Tools & Resource Evaluation Micro Group

This micro-group will identify, use, and review online teaching tools and resources.

Latest Activity: Jan 21, 2019 | Total Posts: 17

Advancing Equity in Career and Technical Education

This group helps build the capacity of CTE professionals to address equity barriers in...

Latest Activity: Aug 08, 2019 | Total Posts: 151


For adult education practitioners to discuss practices, instructional strategies, and...

Latest Activity: Sep 28, 2019 | Total Posts: 510

Book Study: Mathematical Mindsets by Jo Boaler

This book study will read and discuss the book Mathematical Mindsets by Jo Boaler.

Latest Activity: Sep 15, 2018 | Total Posts: 40

College and Career Standards

For adult education practitioners to explore policies, practices, and issues in using...

Latest Activity: Jan 26, 2020 | Total Posts: 493

Diversity and Literacy

For adult education practitioners, advocates, researchers, and others who are interested...

Latest Activity: Jan 26, 2020 | Total Posts: 742

Evaluating Formative Assessment Tools

This microgroup will evaluate formative assessment tools.

Latest Activity: Jan 21, 2019 | Total Posts: 21

Financial Literacy

For adult education practitioners to discuss best practices, policies, and issues related...

Latest Activity: Jan 15, 2020 | Total Posts: 232

Health Literacy

For adult educators, adult education program managers, health educators, and others to...

Latest Activity: Jan 26, 2020 | Total Posts: 637

LINCS Suggestion Box

This group provides a space to collect user feedback on LINCS.

Latest Activity: Dec 05, 2017 | Total Posts: 7

Minority Serving Community Colleges and Affiliates

Discussion and resource sharing for community colleges and other higher education groups...

Latest Activity: Oct 08, 2019 | Total Posts: 309

Nonformal Adult Education

This group serves stakeholders working with adult learners in nonformal adult education...

Latest Activity: Oct 08, 2019 | Total Posts: 156

OCTAE - Open Educational Resources

The LINCS Open Educational Resources (OER) Group is a community of practice where...

Latest Activity: Dec 05, 2019 | Total Posts: 34

Online Tools and Resources Evaluation MicroGroup

This facilitated microgroup will evaluate adult education materials and share the results...

Latest Activity: Aug 27, 2019 | Total Posts: 51

PIAAC Literacy Circle

Reading and writing activities for adult learners, based on Amy Trawick’s “Using the...

Latest Activity: Dec 03, 2019 | Total Posts: 16

Postsecondary Completion

For exploring issues related to helping adult education programs embed the skills adult...

Latest Activity: Jan 24, 2020 | Total Posts: 552

Reading Apprenticeship Book Study

Users read and discuss a book on Reading Apprenticeship.

Latest Activity: Mar 10, 2019 | Total Posts: 37

Science Lessons

Participants in this micro group will use the forum to discuss way of integrating science...

Latest Activity: Sep 03, 2019 | Total Posts: 113

Skilled Immigrant and Refugee Workgroup

Continued learning for the White House National Skills and Credential Institute

Latest Activity: Nov 06, 2019 | Total Posts: 138

State Trainers

The State Trainers micro-group is a forum for state trainers and liaisons to ask...

Latest Activity: Jan 02, 2020 | Total Posts: 80

Strengthening Manufacturing Partnerships

This group will focus on the formation and development of a manufacturing sector...

Latest Activity: Jan 24, 2020 | Total Posts: 73

Youth and Adult Pathways (YAP) Series

Assisting states and regional areas align, improve and sustain partnerships in youth and...

Latest Activity: Mar 30, 2019 | Total Posts: 583