The importance of education and training in effective resettlement (reentry)

Hazel, N ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4496-7913 2016, The importance of education and training in effective resettlement (reentry) , in: Prisoners' Education Trust Academic Symposium, 25th January 2016, South Bank University, London.

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Effective resettlement (reentry or aftercare) of children who have been incarcerated is a longstanding concern for policymakers and practitioners. Factors related to education provision have been shown to be significantly related to whether a child reoffends after release from custody. However, this paper demonstrates that about half of children do not engage with education after custody, and that in a large proportion of cases education has not been arranged for them prior to release. The paper presents a series of urgent issues to be addressed by policymakers.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Journal or Publication Title: Prisoners' Education Trust Academic Symposium 2016
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Depositing User: Professor Neal Hazel
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2020 13:46
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2020 15:14
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/56862

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