Edovo in the News: Pell Grants Impact in Jails and Prisons

By: Edovo Aug 11, 2015

 

At Edovo, we’re excited about the Dept. of Education’s recent proposal to give incarcerated learners funding for college coursework through Pell Grants. The stats are clear: access to education reduces recidivism and cuts cost for institutions. Our founder Brian Hill wrote last week about the recent proposal, and the positive impact Pell Grants could have on both inmates and facilities.

The piece was published in The Sacramento Bee, the largest paper serving California’s state capital.

Check it out here