REUTERS/Carlos Barria - Secretary of Education John B. King listens as U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a ceremony presenting the 2016 National Teacher of the Year at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 3, 2016.
Creating educational opportunity for incarcerated students
July 15, 2016,
Bill Galston and Elizabeth McElvein describe how the administration's "Second Chance Pell" initiative offers opportunities for incarcerated individuals to attend college upon release. They focus on how important this program is as an effort to engage evidence-based policy to better understand how to improve opportunity for individuals at risk of recidivism.