IOE - Faculty of Education and Society


In what ways can technology reach and impact inmates?

30 January 2024, 3:30 pm–5:00 pm

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Join this event to hear Núria Sau and Iliada Tofaridou discuss SEMELI programme, which is a project supporting ex-convicts with digital skills.

This event is free.

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UCL Centre for Education and Criminal Justice

The speakers will talk about the implementation and assessment of the SEMELI programme, which 'address the digital and media exclusion of young individuals, who are socially and geographically marginalised (namely young detainees).

The audience can gain valuable insight into the implementation of a project that supports ex-convicts through training on ICT skills and media literacy skills.

This online event will be particularly useful for researchers, policy makers, teachers, students interested education and criminology.

'Blue-Sky Thinking' Seminar Series on Education and Criminal Justice

The series aims to re-establish the Centre for Education and Criminal Justice as the knowledge exchange hub for practitioners, policymakers and researchers to collaborate on collecting, improving, and disseminating the best and most promising evidence and practice in the field and internationally. It gives researchers and practitioners a space to discuss the 'blue-sky thinking' in education and criminal justice that is much needed in the current system.

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About the Speakers

Núria Sau

Dr Iliada Tofaridou