Correctional Education

Main

Funding For Research

1927

American Association of Adult Education recommends a grant to study educaiton and libraries in America's prisons

Visits

1928

Direct of National Society of Penal Information planned to visit all prisons and reformatories for men and women. All but three were visted.

Committe Established

1930

American Correctional Association establishes a standing committee on education

Friends of Prison Libraries

1937

Friends of Prison Libraries Organized, blessed by the American Library Association

Standards for Evaluating

1941

American Prison Association Adopted Standards for Evaluating Education Programs in Correctional Instituitions

CEA Established

1946

Correctional Education Association Established

1st National Conference

1973

CEA held its first conference separate from American Prison Association Conference