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Announcements

Here's where you can find announcements from the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE) at the U. S. Department of Education concerning AEFLA implementation.  

Rebuilding Service Delivery: A conversation among WIOA federal leaders In February 2021, leaders at the Departments of Labor, Education, and Health and Human Services webcast their discussion of the Biden-Harris Administration’s agenda to Build Back… Read More
Live Session: Building Inclusive Adult Education Classrooms on Learner Knowledge and Experience Description: Join the LINCS English Language Acquisition group and Katherine Wood Murphy to explore some practical learner-centered instructional… Read More
Live Session: How to Build Effective Partnerships that Support Integrated Education and Training Description: Quality IET programs require the expertise and resources of multiple partners within the workforce and education system. Join the LINCS… Read More
Date: March 17, 2022 Time: 8:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location: Yuma Main Library, 2951 S. 21st Drive, Yuma, AZ 85364 Registration: Please email office.of.citizenship@uscis.dhs.gov This session will focus on: The naturalization process and eligibility… Read More
Live Session: Coffee Break: Teaching Interactive Math Online Description: Join the LINCS Math and Numeracy Group to discuss ways to connect with learners virtually, including resources and ideas to develop connectivity and a deeper understanding of… Read More
Live Session: Quick Tips for Successful Grant Writing Description: Grant writers research, draft, and submit proposals to help organizations receive additional funding. Join the discussion and discover effective strategies to improve your grant… Read More
Live Session: Using Virtual Reality to Teach Language Students Description: Are you interested in using virtual reality in your adult education classroom, but not sure where to start? Join Sara Davila to learn about extended reality technologies,… Read More
Live Session: Lesson Planning for Writing Description: Research shows that teaching adult education students writing strategies is the most effective writing technique. Join Cindy Heimbach, Instructional Development Specialist for Mississippi Adult… Read More
Live Session: Coffee Break: Integrating Workforce Skills into Lessons Description: Are you curious about how to start integrating workforce skills into lesson and program planning? Join us for a coffee break to chat with your colleagues about… Read More
Live Session: Get to Know the Teaching Skills That Matter Lessons Description: Meet the Teaching the Skills that Matter lessons! Join the Teaching and Learning, English Language Acquisition, and Integrating Technology groups for a coffee break to… Read More
Live Session: A Correctional & Reentry Education Year in Review "2021" Description: Join the LINCS Correctional & Reentry Education group as we reflect on 2021’s impact on the field of adult education in correctional and reentry settings. We… Read More
Live Session: What is a Refugee?: Dominant Discourses in Education and the Importance of Counter-Narratives Description: Join Suzanne McCurdy and Bayan Tawakalna to explore the role of counter-narratives as a pedagogical tool to enable refugee… Read More
To help adult education practitioners improve their ability to support learners who struggle to fully engage in tasks that demand use of digital technologies, Jobs For the Future (JFF), World Education, Inc. (WEI), and Safal Partners, with support… Read More
Hosted Discussion: Exploring the New LINCS Teaching Adults to Read Courses Description: Wondering about best practice strategies for teaching adults to read? The recently updated LINCS Teaching Adults to Read courses explain reading strategy… Read More
Live Session: Coffee Break: Ethnomathematics Description: Join the Mathematics and Numeracy group for a Coffee Break discussion about Ethnomathematics. We'll unpack and explore what Ethnomathematics is and its potential to aid in mathematical… Read More
Hosted Discussion: A Learner-Centered Approach to Teaching Conversation Skills to English Learners Description: Teaching conversation skills to English language learners can be challenging. Join our discussion with expert David Kehe as he outlines… Read More
Hosted Discussion: 12 Days of QR Codes Description: Join us for 12 Days of QR Codes from December 1-12, 2021. We will explore how QR codes are being used in higher education, the workforce, and in local communities, and share ways to incorporate QR… Read More
Due to the November and December holidays, this month's LINCS Universal Technical Assistance (TA) webinar for state leadership will take place the first Wednesday in December. Webinar Title: LINCS Universal TA Webinar - Trauma-Informed Practices for… Read More
Live Session: Integrated Education & Training In Corrections Description: Integrated Education & Training (IET) programs provide tools that help learners contextualize the journey from the classroom to the workroom. Join us to explore the… Read More
The purpose of the Connecting Minority Communities Pilot Grant Program is to build the broadband and digital technology capacities of eligible institutions and support broadband access, adoption, and digital skills within those institutions and in… Read More
During the National Training Institute (NTI), hosted by the National Association of State Directors of Adult Education (NASDAE), Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona and Secretary of Labor Martin J. Walsh recorded a candid conversation about… Read More
We are pleased to announce three new self-paced online courses now available in the LINCS Learning Portal. The Creating Adult Pre-Apprenticeships course is designed to help adult education providers develop new programs, as well as support providers… Read More
Live Session: Project Based Learning: Skills that Matter through an Approach that Works! Description: Project-based learning...isn’t that for kids? No! Adult educators can embrace this effective approach as well. Join us to learn from Dr. Patsy Egan… Read More
Live Session: Coffee Break: Developing a Mathematical Identity Description: Join us to learn how to help learners develop their mathematical identity and see themselves as math producers. Date/Time: Monday, October 25, 2021, 12:00 to 1:00pm ET (live… Read More
Enhance Learner Engagement with Dynamic TSTM Civics Education Lesson Plans Live Session: Enhance Learner Engagement with Dynamic TSTM Civics Education Lesson Plans Description: Join us to dig into the civics education content of the Teaching Skills… Read More