When teachers receive their roster each school year, they are handed more than a list of names—they receive an opportunity to invest in lives.
It‘s likely that some of these lives are impacted by crime and incarceration. 2.7 million children in the United States have a parent behind bars.
Teachers and school administrators play a significant role in creating a positive or negative experience for all of their students, but particularly those who come from more vulnerable backgrounds.
Several strategies can help educators support prisoners‘ children in school….
This post is written for Prison Fellowship, a ministry serving prisoners and their families to share the hope of Christ.
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