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41% of federal and state inmates do not possess a secondary credential, compared to 18% of the general population

Ex-offenders are only half as likely to receive a call back from an employer

education level impacts employability, employment impacts recidivism



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Texas businesses should consider ‘banning the box’

For the many Texans concerned that outdated criminal justice laws are endangering public safety and ruining people’s lives, it’s heartening that Congress has indicated it hopes to take up the issue. But it remains unclear whether any legislation will make it to the...

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Second Chance Educational Alliance, Inc. delivers an education-based pre-release reentry program at correctional facilities in Connecticut.

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Hartford, CT 06103