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This book, available from Canadian Literacy Resources, was the idea of inmates in the
Literacy Program at Brandon Correctional Institution. The participants have illustrated
the "Twelve Steps to Sobriety" and have focused on communicating their message to
Native youth. The site includes a RealAudio version.
The curriculum was designed specifically for persons in correctional
settings. The skills developed include basic skills, cognitive skills, and
job skills. The curriculum is built around the notion that each student is
the president of a corporation, which is him or herself. (PDF file)
The Corrections Connection is a weekly news source committed to
improving the lives of corrections professionals and their families.
It is an open forum where practitioners could exchange ideas
and utilize best practices, resources, case studies, and new