Welcome to the LINCS Website

  • Learn LINCS Learning Portal

    Screenshot of LINCS Learning Portal Register for LINCS to access self-paced online courses in the Learning Portal. Now you can enhance your practice anytime, anywhere. Courses are available at no cost to educators.
  • Participate LINCS Community

    Discussion Bubbles Participate in ongoing, topic-specific discussions with fellow adult education practitioners and leaders. Join groups of interest, access high-quality resources, and learn about upcoming events in the field.
  • Find LINCS Resource Collection

Welcome to LINCS!

LINCS is a professional learning platform for adult educators funded by the U.S. Department of Education.
On this website you can:

  • find professional development opportunities in the Learning Portal
  • participate in discussions with your peers in the community
  • access high-quality resources in our Resource Collection

You can also explore related federal initiatives and contact your regional professional development center for additional opportunities.

Information For Students

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OCTAE's America's Literacy Directory allows students to locate adult education, child, and family literacy services in their local area. Search the directory of programs and other websites for students.

Information About Family Literacy and Early Learning

LINCS provides access to a number of resources that will help both parents and early childhood and childhood educators learn strategies, identify needed skills, and understand the evidence base.  More Information Here