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Disabilities and Equitable Outcomes


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Michael Cruse

Welcome to the LINCS Disabilities in Adult Education Group.

The group is a community of practice for adult education practitioners, researchers, policy makers, and others to discuss the needs and concerns related to serving learners with disabilities in adult education.

Group members share information, research, expertise, and resources.

Topics discussed include:

  • Causes and consequences of disabilities, including learning and physical disabilities and other impairments
  • Serving individuals with barriers to employment including individuals with disabilities
  • Teaching practices for equitable outcomes
  • Legal issues related to serving adults with disabilities
  • Classroom strategies, methods and materials
  • Assistive technology
  • Accommodations
  • Standardized testing

Recent Activity

Here are the 25 most recent posts in this group.

Title Replies Last Post
Bulletin : Autism Speaks and GameStop NXT GEN Coders Grant Recipients Dec 7, 2018
Bulletin : ExploreVR: The VR Business Engagement Compendium Nov 29, 2018
Discussion : Strategy Learning for Adults with Learning Disabilities Nov 20, 2018
Discussion : Recognizing Skills over Disabilities 4 Nov 18, 2018
Bulletin : Honoring Veterans' Day by Understanding PTSD Nov 12, 2018
Discussion : Disclosure under WIOA: What Can I Ask? 2 Nov 7, 2018
Discussion : WorkforceGPS: Healthcare and Green Energy in Native Communities Nov 1, 2018
Event : Observing Veterans Day: How Modern Apprenticeship Programs Are Serving Veterans Oct 30, 2018
Discussion : Adult Education program coordinator with cerebral palsy speaks about disability & teaching 2 Oct 27, 2018
Discussion : Using explicit Instruction in a Variety of Settings 2 Oct 22, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Implications of Substance/Opioid Misuse and Addiction for the Workforce Development System 3 Oct 22, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Workforce Preparation Strategies 21 Oct 22, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Definitions of Learning Disabilities 50 Oct 22, 2018
Bulletin : Using Pre-Employment Transition Services Online Modules Oct 19, 2018
Bulletin : CLASP: Ability to Benefit - Developing a State-Defined Process Oct 12, 2018
Discussion : GED® Completion Rates? 94 Oct 9, 2018
Discussion : Upcoming webinar of interest on Adult and Continuing Education: Options and Resources to Promote Inclusive Career Pathways and Employment Outcomes Oct 7, 2018
Bulletin : Check out the new look of's TA Materials Page Oct 7, 2018
Discussion : National Study reveals most important factor(s) in whether or not children in America will rise out of poverty 2 Oct 4, 2018
Discussion : Can We Use the Opportunity Atlas to Better Understand Adult Learners? Oct 3, 2018
Discussion : Reading context vs. comprehension Oct 2, 2018
Discussion : 31 Days of National Disability Employment Awareness Month Oct 1, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Implications of Substance/Opioid Misuse and Addiction for the Workforce Development System Sep 27, 2018
Discussion : CLASP: Better Together - Career and Guided Pathways Sep 27, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Eligible Training Providers - Guidance Overview - Part II Sep 19, 2018

Most Active

The most active items from the past 15 days.