* American Correctional
Association, 139th Congress of Correction, Aug.
Ottawa -- Karen Myers, a correctional
officer in Kingston, ON, argued unsuccessfully that a Correctional
Services of Canada policy designed to boost the education of visible minorities was a violation of the collective agreement.
In this chapter, Stefan LoBuglio discusses the politics and practices of educational programs for adults in correctional
The American Correctional
Association (ACA) announced Tennessee Department of Correction Commissioner Tony Parker as President-Elect of this nearly 150 year old organization.
Ontario is making the province's adult correctional
system safer by hiring 47 new correctional
Day after day, 24 hours per day, 365 days per year, correctional
officers report to work in one of the most dangerous and stressful environments in the world.
Summary: Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jan 17 (ANI): Prisoners of Kolkata's Presidency correctional
home on Wednesday attacked the officials and tried to torch a portion of the jail when they were being shifted to Hooghly correctional
The response I am most familiar with when telling others I work in a prison is a furrowed brow accompanied by a quizzical look and then asking, as if they had not heard correctly the first time, "You're a prison nurse?" My correctional
nurse colleagues have told me they often feel embarrassed to tell others where they work as a result of the mixed responses elicited including the sense that correctional
nursing is what one does when unable to find a "real" nursing position.
of Cincinnati) and Jonson (Northern Kentucky U.) present an introduction to correctional
theory in the United States.
During the past two decades, research has increased dramatically regarding correctional
officers' perceptions and attitudes about their jobs, the inmates they oversee and their interactions with correctional
In support of The Second Chance Act of 2007--which identified correctional
education as a high-priority area--the Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S.
ERIC Descriptors: Correctional
Education; Teaching Methods; National Organizations; Supervision; Public Officials; Curriculum Design; Teacher Educators; Partnerships in Education; Instruction; Public Policy; State Policy; Administrative Organization; Criminals