CEA-Region 7 is excited to host the 71st Annual International CEA Conference and Training Event

Correctional Education: Key to Successful Transitions and Promising Futures

Conference Program

Queen Mary has conference rate rooms at $150. Click Here


The conference rate rooms at the Hilton Long Beach are sold out July 31 - August 3, 2016 at the Hilton Long Beach in beautiful Long Beach, California..  The conference planning committee has been working diligently to provide its participants with quality professional development opportunities.   

To make a reservation please call the hotel below directly (these rates are valid until July 7, 2016):

Hilton Long Beach 1-800-HILTONS and refer to the event name or group code IC2 Conference Rate: $150.00

To register on line click here


Information will be posted as it becomes available

Conference Program

Save the Date

Tentative Conference Agenda

Tour Information

Dress for the Tour and Prohibited items

Exhibitor Registration Form

Call for Presenters Form

Teacher of the Year Information and Gala Menu

Silent Auction information

Conference for Credit

Call for Facilitators

Registration Information (click here)

Things to do in Long Beach

Travel Tips to Long Beach

Super Shuttle Information

For more information

Contact: Conference Chair Robert Holtz robert.holtz@cdcr.ca.gov

Click Here to visit the Correctional Education Association community forums.
Below is a list of the available Special Interest Groups:

Community Corrections English Language Learners Female Offenders
International Jails Juvenile Justice
Legislative Libraries Literacy & Academics
Parenting Post-Secondary Education Prison Arts
Research, Evaluation & Training Special Education Transition / Re-Entry
Vocational Education    


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