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Adult Education SIG

Contains the following former SIGs: Community Corrections, Female Offenders, Jails, Post Secondary and Student Affiliations, Adult Education Research, Transition/Re-entry and Career Tech (Vocational) 
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Community Corrections

This Special Interest Group is for professionals working in or with an interest in community corrections such as probation, parole, half-way houses, and day reporting centers.

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23 30 September 11, 2014 09:23PM

English Language Learners

This SIG serves educators working with populations for whom English is not their primary language.

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36 52 December 16, 2015 12:49PM

Female Offenders

This SIG discusses the issues facing female offenders in the criminal justice system with an emphasis on educational issues for this growing offender population.

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43 57 January 28, 2017 10:04AM

Jails

This SIG discusses the issues and concerns of correctional educators working in short-term detention facilities.

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81 91 March 19, 2016 09:52AM

Literacy & Academics

This SIG discusses current trends and issues related to literacy skills and education for correctional populations.

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78 89 January 28, 2017 09:53AM

Post-Secondary Education

This SIG is for discussing partnerships between higher education and correctional facilities. Teachers, students, and researchers are all encouraged to join. This SIG also serves to promote collaborations between college/university student organizations and local jails/prisons.

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20 22 October 25, 2016 09:23AM

Transition / Re-Entry

The Transition / Re-Entry SIG Is dedicated to providing support to individuals preparing incarcerated and detained individuals to return to become productive members of their communities . Transitional professionals help prepare Transition Plans with their clients, including preparation for career development, continuing education, housing and participation in community services.

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99 128 December 13, 2016 09:27AM

Vocational Education

This SIG is for educators providing vocational and workforce develop training to correctional populations. Discussions include new trends and techniques and issues that impact funding and staffing in this area.

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71 75 January 28, 2017 09:58AM