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Disabilities and Equitable Outcomes

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     Michael Cruse
Moderator:
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
Discussion : "Stand and talk" activity 10 Jun 20, 2018
Discussion : GED® Completion Rates? 90 Jun 20, 2018
Bulletin : Access Explore VR’s New Job-Driven Toolkit Jun 20, 2018
Discussion : June is Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Month Jun 19, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Workforce Preparation Strategies 14 Jun 13, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Self-Determination for Adults with Learning Disabilities 9 Jun 12, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Definitions of Learning Disabilities 42 Jun 9, 2018
Discussion : Consensus Statement # 4 6 Jun 9, 2018
Discussion : Consensus Statement #3 3 Jun 9, 2018
Discussion : OER, math, and "uncertain future" article 3 Jun 4, 2018
Discussion : Adult learner leaders as speakers (e.g. for K-12 audiences) who give talks about their experience learning to read as an adult 2 Jun 2, 2018
Discussion : Call for Session Proposals: Georgia’s 2018 Adult Education Fall Conference May 30, 2018
Bulletin : Labor Announces $20 Million to Help Injured American Stay on the Job May 29, 2018
Event : WINTAC: Braided Funding for Supported Employment Services May 26, 2018
Bulletin : Scholarship Announcement: Thurgood Marshall College Fund May 22, 2018
Bulletin : What are Motivational Interviews, and how do they support adult learners in the job market? May 21, 2018
Event : WEBINAR: Explicit Instruction in Adult Education May 15, 2018
Discussion : Medicaid and Work Requirements: Where does Adult Education Fit? May 11, 2018
Bulletin : Call for Proposals for 2018 National Rehabilitation Education Conference May 11, 2018
Discussion : Home Health Aides: More than just a job? 11 May 11, 2018
Discussion : What does it mean to be 'accessible'? 3 May 1, 2018
Discussion : We're having a Geogebra workshop! 1 May 1, 2018
Bulletin : Opioid Addiction Curriculum: Operation Prevention 2 Apr 17, 2018
Event : Workforce GPS: Sustaining Grant-funded Projects for Long-term Success Apr 8, 2018
Discussion : Online Course: Learning to Achieve Legal Issues, Self-Disclosure, and Confidentiality for Adults with Learning Disabilities 17 Apr 3, 2018