Report from the European Prison Education Association

Behan, Cormac
March 2010
Journal of Correctional Education;Mar2010, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
The article reports developments within the European Prison Education Association (EPEA). It offers information on the 12th European Prison Education Association conference held in November 2009 in Cyprus which highlighted the keynote speech of Dr. Anne Costelloe from Ireland on some issues that affect the prison and correctional educators internationally. The EPEA Branch of Malta offers a training course on Training Teachers and Instructors to Teach in Prisons/Detention Centres. It also provides update on a major European conference organized by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Education and Culture.


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