Reentry (Education)

Decorative image for Resource Profile Beyond the GED: Promising Models for Moving High School Dropouts to College

Beyond the GED: Promising Models for Moving High School Dropouts to College

2014

Emphasizing results from quasi-experimental and experimental research, this literature review identifies the most promising approaches for increasing dropouts’ rate of attaining a GED certificate or other high school credential and making a successful transition to college.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile How Effective Is Correctional Education, and Where Do We Go from Here? The Results of a Comprehensive Evaluation

How Effective Is Correctional Education, and Where Do We Go from Here? The Results of a Comprehensive Evaluation

2014

This report presents a summary of the findings from an earlier literature review and meta-analysis on the effectiveness of correctional education programs for incarcerated adults, as well as a systematic review of correctional education programs for juveniles and the results of a national survey of state correctional education directors, which provide an up-to-date picture of what the field of correctional education looks like today in the United States and explores the use of computer technology, preparations for the new 2014 GED exam, and the impact of the 2008 recession.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Evaluating the Effectiveness of Correctional Education: A Meta-Analysis of Programs That Provide Education to Incarcerated Adults

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Correctional Education: A Meta-Analysis of Programs That Provide Education to Incarcerated Adults

2013

This report explores the connection between correctional education a reduction in postrelease recidivism.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile A Reentry Education Model: Supporting Education and Career Advancement for Low-Skill Individuals in Corrections

A Reentry Education Model: Supporting Education and Career Advancement for Low-Skill Individuals in Corrections

2012

The correctional education reentry model illustrating an education continuum to bridge the gap between prison and education and training programs.

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Community-based Correctional Education

Community-based Correctional Education

2011

This work focuses on "education services offered to individuals serving all or part of their criminal sentence under community supervision (e.g., parole or probation).

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Decorative image for Resource Profile Take Charge of Your Future: Get the Education and Training You Need

Take Charge of Your Future: Get the Education and Training You Need

2012

This Guide is designed for people who are incarcerated and for those on community supervision (probation and parole) to help them get started—or continue—on the path to further education and training.

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