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

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Recent Activity

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Online Course: Differentiated Instruction and Lesson Planning 138 Feb 22, 2018
Discussion : Cross Multiply?? 8 Feb 16, 2018
Discussion : Science, Math, and Cross Curricular Instruction with the Winter Olympics Feb 15, 2018
Discussion : "How to Tell a Mathematician You Love Them" - Math Funny for Valentine's Day Feb 14, 2018
Discussion : You are invited to join a zoom Discussion: Grit, Mindset, and More: February 15 6:00 - 6:30 PM CST 4 Feb 13, 2018
Discussion : Exciting New Paid Professional Development Opportunity for Adult Ed Math Teachers! 1 Feb 12, 2018
Discussion : Humor in the Math classroom 2 Feb 5, 2018
Bulletin : Winter/Spring PD Schedule Available Jan 31, 2018
Discussion : What about those soft skills? 5 Jan 22, 2018
Discussion : Problem to discuss: January 3 Jan 22, 2018
Discussion : ICYMI: Chime in on a discussion on Grit, Softskills, and Math Jan 20, 2018
Discussion : HyperDocs for adult basic skills education -- have you made one? Would you like to make one? 55 Jan 19, 2018
Bulletin : Discussion: David Kehe on Teaching Grammar Week of Jan. 15 Jan 12, 2018
Discussion : Being on the margins :( 4 Jan 12, 2018
Discussion : Teaching Competition? 3 Jan 10, 2018
Discussion : January Moon Calendar - Building Lesson Plans. Jan 4, 2018
Discussion : Formative Assessment Practices of a Teacher of Occupation-related Basic Math in an Integrated Education Program 1 Dec 27, 2017
Discussion : Science Lesson - using Statistics 1 Dec 14, 2017
Discussion : Holiday problem to discuss 4 Dec 13, 2017
Discussion : How do we create a "thinking" classroom? 7 Dec 12, 2017
Discussion : "Reading and Math Disabilities: Two Sides of the Same Coin?" 11 Nov 27, 2017
Discussion : COABE 2018: Call for Presentations 10 Nov 20, 2017
Discussion : Problem to discuss over Thanksgiving week Nov 20, 2017
Discussion : *Webinar* (Dec 4, 2017) - FCC/FTC Consumer Webinar to Stay Safe During the Holidays Nov 19, 2017
Discussion : Zoom Real-time Meeting to Learn about the Media Library of Teaching Skills 4 Nov 15, 2017

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