By Christopher Zoukis One of the biggest obstacles we face in prison education programs these days, is the outpacing of technology in terms of both course content and equipment. Technological development has occurred at breakneck speed in the last ten years, yet instruction in those areas is largely absent in the bulk of penal institutions.…

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The Prison Law Blog is excited to announce a positive change to our public face and a new component to our advocacy efforts: social media outreach on Twitter and Facebook.  For the past two months, we’ve worked hard to provide prisoners and their families the information they seek.  We’ve taken a hard-line approach to content…

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By Christopher Zoukis It is with great pride that I announce PrisonEducation.com’s entry into the realm of social media advocacy.  For some time we have wanted to open this avenue of communications, but have been so swamped with current projects it just wasn’t possible.  That is no longer the case.  While we’re still hard at…

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I’ve finally succumbed to the Twitter craze. I’ve done so in order to be better able to promote the cause of prison education, and so I can alert those who frequent this blog and website as to new postings. Don’t worry.  I won’t post frivolous comments like “Walking to the chow hall” or “Being searched by Bigfoot.” There actually is a Bigfoot,

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