United States Department of Education Update

Linton, John
June 2009
Journal of Correctional Education;Jun2009, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p92
Academic Journal
The article offers updates on the U.S. Department of Education. It states that there is a total of $88.8 million funding in order to implement the Second Chance Act which is an initiative being supported by the Correctional Education Association. It notes that a publication called "Partnership Between Community Colleges and Prisons, Providing Workforce Education and Training to Reduce Recidivism" that was released on March is now available for download at the U.S. Department of Education web site. Also discusses is the provision of good example of Virginian Senator Jim Webb towards the implementation of criminal justice inside prison cells.


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