Education And Incarceration

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“States reported that approximately 9,900 incarcerated persons earned a certificate in the 2009–10 academic year; 2,200 associate’s degrees were awarded, and nearly 400 students earned bachelor’s degrees” Sponsler and Gorgol (2011). Education has the ability to positively impact any individual especially those who face the challenges of incarceration. Although this is not a topic that influential individuals in the U.S. seem to discuss too often, it is something that impacts a large number of people in the institutional system, thus having universal impacts on the rest of the population.
Many taxpayers should be interested in ways to save money when it comes to the multimillion-dollar institute that we pay for. Another reason education availability

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