ERIC Number: EJ433996
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Survey of Mandatory Education Policies in State Penal Institutions.
Di Vito, Robert J.
Journal of Correctional Education, v42 n3 p126-32 Sep 1991
Of the 50 states, 37 do not mandate education in prisons, although 8 are considering a policy change. Many programs include incentives and sanctions, and various evaluation criteria, such as General Educational Development achievement, test scores, and retention in the program are used. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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