This blog is a space to share ideas, advocacy, experiences and developments around incarceration, it's effect to self, family,community and the greater society.
The Guilford College Higher Education in Prison Initiative is an effort to bring higher education to those incarcerated in prison, developing not only the skills for critical thinking and engaged learning but also fostering a shared human connection and mutual respect between all.
Panel discussion at Guilford College on Higher Education in Prisons
At Guilford College, we are in works for establishing a higher education program initiative, that will help incarcerated individuals attain their liberal arts degree. Degree attainment is one of the best tools for reducing recidivism. In November, there will be a panel discussion addressing the necessity of education behind bars.