U.S.D.O.E. Update

Linton, John
March 2003
Journal of Correctional Education;Mar2003, Vol. 54 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
The article discusses the much awaited legislation related to correctional education programs and appropriations in the United States. The office of correctional education is transferring to a new unit in the Department of Education, the Office of Safe and Drug Free Schools. Preparations are underway for a new life skills for state and local inmates demonstration grant competition. The most important development in this area is the beginning of the National Institute of Correctional Education at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania under the United States Department of Justice and education funding.


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