Research and Policy

Family Literacy Behind Bars: The Read to Your Child Program in a Pennsylvania Prison


Kentucky Ballroom Salon B November 5, 2019 9:45 am - 11:00 am

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Tabitha Stickel
Dr. Esther Prins
Dr. Anna Kaiper

This session presents findings from a qualitative study of fathers in the Read to Your Child family literacy program at a Pennsylvania prison. The presentation outlines the impacts of incarceration on families, the benefits of the program, and implications for practice.