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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 : Do teachers have the resources to provide STEM education to meet the employment crisis? Sep 22, 2018
Discussion : FREE webinar about using the Math issue of The Change Agent Sep 20, 2018
Discussion : One poultry farm; so much math! Sep 20, 2018
Discussion : Questions to the Field: Integrating OER and Free Resources in Adult Education 2 Sep 19, 2018
Discussion : I've got a little project going... 3 Sep 15, 2018
Discussion : Webinar Follow-up: Math in Context: Math for the Workplace 8 Sep 10, 2018
Document : Math in Context: Math for the Workplace PPT Sep 7, 2018
Discussion : Introductions Sep 4, 2018
Discussion : Survey re: Free CCRS Learning Plan Generation Tool Combining Publisher and Free Resources 4 Aug 29, 2018
Discussion : Preparing Students for the NCLEX-RN: STEM in the Classroom. Aug 25, 2018
Discussion : Adult Numeracy Network (ANN) Pre-conference - The conversation continues here. 24 Aug 23, 2018
Discussion : Excellent plain language Philadelphia Inquirer article on the impact of innumeracy on health 7 Aug 21, 2018
Discussion : Register now for September's LINCS Virtually-Facilitated Courses on Self-Regulated Learning, Strategy Instruction, and Differentiated Instruction! Aug 20, 2018
Discussion : scholarships for Penn State's online family literacy certificate 2 Aug 14, 2018
Discussion : Indian Percussionist Plays the Fibonacci Sequence Aug 13, 2018
Discussion : Webinar Follow-Up: The Big Picture in Math: Four Concepts the Books Need to Teach 11 Aug 11, 2018
Discussion : Universal Design for Learning: Addressing Barriers 1 Aug 8, 2018
Discussion : What online resources are adult basic skills educators using? 7 Aug 1, 2018
Bulletin : New Courses: Using Open Educational Resources Jul 18, 2018
Discussion : GED math videos collection developed by Florida Literacy Coalition 5 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : "Stand and talk" activity 13 Jul 17, 2018
Discussion : Free & Open Resources for Academic, Employability, and 21st-Century Skills 5 Jun 29, 2018
Discussion : ICYMI: LINCS - A Fiscal Year in Review Jun 25, 2018
Discussion : GED® Completion Rates? 91 Jun 24, 2018
Event : LINCS Webinar: OER for Adult Education - Making Open Education Resources Work for You Jun 14, 2018
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