Does correctional education impact recidivism rates?
The following resources provide information and data on the impact of correctional education:
Evaluating the Effectiveness of Correctional Education
The Use and Impact of Correctional Programming for Inmates on Pre- and Post-Release Outcomes
How Effective Is Correctional Education, and Where Do We Go From Here? The Results of a Comprehensive Evaluation
The Effects of Postsecondary Correctional Education...
Last Updated: March 3, 2020
What is the average educational level of incarcerated individuals?
A comparison of the educational attainment of state and federal prison inmates, jail inmates, and pr...
Last Updated: December 29, 2017
Where can I locate resources to assist in the development of correctional industries?
The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) has developed several publications that address the implement...
Last Updated: July 16, 2019
Is information available about programs that can help individuals find employment upon release from incarceration?
A state-by-state listing organizations that provide of employment, housing, and other reentry servic...
Last Updated: September 4, 2019
What are correctional industries?
Correctional industries utilize inmate labor for the manufacture of goods for private firms. The inm...
Last Updated: March 24, 2014