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Reintegration: What can we learn from a central London prison?

07 March 2024, 4:30 pm–6:00 pm

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Join this event to hear José Aguiar and Helena Baptiste talk about prison education and reintegration based on their experience of working in a central London prison.

This event is free.

Event Information

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UCL Centre for Education and Criminal Justice

José and Helena will talk about their experience of working at HMP Pentonville. The audience can gain valuable insight into prison education programmes and how these programmes contribute to reintegration.

This online event will be particularly useful for those interested in 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

José Aguiar

Teacher at HMP Pentonville

Helena Baptiste

Creative Arts teacher and the Voice of the Ville magazine editor at HMP Pentonville