The Forgotten Children: Students Who Have an Incarcerated Parent

The Forgotten Children: Students Who Have an Incarcerated Parent

There are 1.5 million people in federal and state prisons and another 600,000 in local jails. More than half (54 percent) of these incarcerated adults have children under the age of 18; this amounts to 2.7 million children who have…

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Profile in Education Equity: Operation Restoration

Profile in Education Equity: Operation Restoration

Syrita Steib-Martin and Annie Freitas cofounded Operation Restoration, a New Orleans-based organization that helps women who have been impacted by incarceration get the education and resources they need to reenter society and be successful. In this short video, they explain…

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