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Education in Prison Conference

March 24, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT

purple poster with words, head shot of Reginald Betts

purple poster with words, head shot of Reginald Betts

Education in Prison Conference: Innovation in Access and Equity for Incarcerated People in Massachusetts will look at the social and economic benefits of providing college in prison in Massachusetts and nationally. Hear from leading analysts and policy-makers alongside college-in-prison alumni, and keynote speaker Reginald Dwayne Betts, on how college-in-prison is part of a new approach to public safety and social justice.

Betts is a poet, lawyer, MacArthur Fellow, and executive director of Freedom Reads, a not-for-profit organization installing Freedom Libraries in U.S. prisons.

Please RSVP for each event you will be attending to enable catering and seating estimates. This event will be live streamed for those not able to attend in person. Choose “Livestream” in the ticket options to get the link.

This event is free and open to the public with advance registration.

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