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04 Oct 2022 | PLA Events , Prison Education News , Wednesday Webinars

Wednesday Webinar: The educational experiences of men in prison

In this webinar, we are joined by Dr Helen Nichols, author of Understanding the Educational Experiences of Imprisoned Men, to to talk about how education is used by men in prison to cope with prison life, to reconsider their identity and to develop and maintain relationships.

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28 Oct 2021 | PLA Events , Wednesday Webinars

Wednesday Webinar: Unlocking the Power of Reading with Shannon Trust

50% of people in prison cannot read, or struggle to. Shannon Trust inspires and trains prisoners who can read to teach prisoners who can’t. In conversation with CEO of Shannon Trust, Ian Merrill, at our recent webinar attendees discussed basic literacy amongst people in prison, and the approach to this issue in the criminal justice system.   ‘Learning to read can be […]

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07 Oct 2021 | PLA Conference , PLA Events

PLA Conference 2021: The Complete Summary

The PLA Conference 2021 took place online, with two days of interactive presentations and insightful conversations. With over 20 speakers and 180 participants, we heard about prison education from many expert perspectives. The complete summary of the Conference, with recordings and key resources, is available here:   

Credit Rebecca Radmore Prisoners Education Trust 1

01 Sep 2021 | PLA Conference , PLA Events

PLA Conference 2021: Book your free ticket now!

The PLA Conference 2021 Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 September 2021 Join us at the PLA Conference 2021 for two afternoons of interactive presentations, panels and workshops with prison education experts.     With speakers including:   The Schedule Day 1 | Wednesday 29 September   2PM – A roundup of the year in prison education, and a discussion […]

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