Supporting Our Fellow Prison Educators

As I was writing Education Behind Bars: A Win-Win Strategy for Maximum Security, I was focused on making it the best book possible.  Not only the best book possible, but a better book than my perceived competition’s titles.  At the time, I was a fool.

Now that I’m enjoying a bit of occupational prestige, I see how shortsighted my views were.  Education Behind Bars is not about me.  It is about the cause of prison education.  And as such, I should want for a better, more comprehensive title to appear even now as my title was released about a year ago.  After all, this could do nothing but advance the cause of educating prisoners.

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