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

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Recent Activity

Title Replies Last Post
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Definitions of Learning Disabilities 33 Feb 20, 2018
Discussion : A Mental Health Guide for Adult Literacy Facilitators 1 Feb 20, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Workforce Preparation Strategies 9 Feb 17, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Legal Issues, Self-Disclosure, and Confidentiality for Adults with Learning Disabilities 16 Feb 12, 2018
Discussion : Consensus Statement #3 Feb 12, 2018
Event : Explore VR: Key First Steps for Connecting with Registered Apprenticeship Programs Feb 7, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Self-Determination for Adults with Learning Disabilities 6 Feb 5, 2018
Discussion : Media Literacy for 2018: Four Moves and a Habit 1 Feb 1, 2018
Event : WorkforceGPS: Protecting Farmworkers from Sexual Harassment and Human Trafficking 1 Jan 26, 2018
Discussion : Consensus Statement # 4 3 Jan 18, 2018
Discussion : Where Women in the Workplace are Coming from in 2018 1 Jan 13, 2018
Bulletin : Be a Disabilities and Equitable Outcomes Presenter for the LINCS Virtual Conference Jan 10, 2018
Bulletin : Justice Department Withdraws ADA Technical Assistance & Guidance Documents Jan 5, 2018
Discussion : Microlearning for Macro Results 3 Jan 5, 2018
Discussion : Teaching ESL to adult students who are deaf 9 Dec 20, 2017
Bulletin : 2018 Workforce Recruitment Program Dec 19, 2017
Bulletin : Opioid Addiction Curriculum: Operation Prevention 1 Dec 15, 2017
Discussion : Seeking your help 5 Dec 14, 2017
Discussion : Reflect on your experiences with adults with intra-individual differences Take a moment to think about the adults you have known who demonstrated significant intra-individual differences. Dec 12, 2017
Discussion : Does your state require that businesses assist low-literate employees? Dec 6, 2017
Document : Explicit Instruction in Adult Education Virtually-Facilitated Course: Syllabus 1 Dec 6, 2017
Event : Workforce GPS: WIOA Webinar on Employer Engagement to Support People with Disabilities Dec 5, 2017
Bulletin : Applications Open for Rising Leaders Mentoring Program Dec 5, 2017
Discussion : "Reading and Math Disabilities: Two Sides of the Same Coin?" 11 Nov 27, 2017
Discussion : NPREd on Combating "Teacher Disillusionment" Nov 23, 2017

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