Correctional Education

Decorative image for Resource Profile What Re-Entry Services Can Do to Strengthen the Basic Skills of Former Inmates

What Re-Entry Services Can Do to Strengthen the Basic Skills of Former Inmates

2018

This guide helps organizations better understand the central role that basic skills and related educational credentials play in successful reentry of formerly incarcerated individuals.

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COABE Journal - Prison Literacy Edition

2019

This themed edition of the COABE Journal highlights educational programs, approaches, and professionals who work with adults currently serving or who have served time in correctional settings.

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Digital Equity: Exploring this Modern Civil Right

2018

This podcast explores digital equity and why it is considered by many to be the civil right for our time.

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Reentry Education Tool Kit

2016

This collection of guidelines, tools and resources is designed to help education providers and their partners create a reentry education continuum for formerly incarcerated adults.

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Reentry Education Framework: Guidelines for Providing High-Quality Education for Adults Involved in the Criminal Justice System

2016

This report presents an approach for reentry education providers to develop an education continuum that strengthens their services and bridges the gap between facility- and community-based programs.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile An Offender's Perspective of Correctional Education Programs in a Southeastern State

An Offender's Perspective of Correctional Education Programs in a Southeastern State

2015

This dissertation examines the experiences of 20 offenders involved in correctional education programs through the lens of post-incarceration employment.  

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Corrections and Reentry: Digital Literacy Acquisition Case Study

Corrections and Reentry: Digital Literacy Acquisition Case Study

2015

Examination of digital literacy acquisition learning experiences designed to prepare prisoners for re-entry (a case study)

 

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Profile of Adult Learning Professionals in Correctional Criminal Justice System

2015

This research is aimed towards the development of a European key competency profile for the adult learning professionals working in correctional criminal justice system, based on key competences for adult learning professionals, national researches in partner countries conducted on relevant stakeholders and European analysis of available materials on topic developed in other LLP initiatives.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile The Love of Art in Correctional Education—Endless Possibilities for Critical Literacy

The Love of Art in Correctional Education—Endless Possibilities for Critical Literacy

2014

This article explores how art in its many forms can be used in correctional education. 

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Inmate Literacy: What are the Most Effective and Cost-Effective Strategies to Teach Basic Reading and Math Skills to Adult Inmates in California

Inmate Literacy: What are the Most Effective and Cost-Effective Strategies to Teach Basic Reading and Math Skills to Adult Inmates in California

2011

The report consists of 11 recommendations and supportive narrative and charts that highlight effective strategies for correctional education. 

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