The second event in OVAE’s 2013 Community College Webinar Series, which will be held on Wed., April 10 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. EDT, will focus on emerging community college correctional and reentry education models. Fred Patrick from the Vera Institute of Justice will discuss the Vera-led Pathways from Prison to Postsecondary Education Project that aims to expand access to higher education for incarcerated and recently released individuals. Brian Walsh from Peninsula College will present on the efforts of his institution to provide technology-enabled integrated basic education and skills training to inmates at Clallam Bay Corrections Center in Washington state. The webinar also will highlight the partnership between Hostos Community College and the Center for Employment Opportunities to provide accelerated basic education and occupational training opportunities to ex-offenders in New York City.
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