Adult Basic Education
The Adult Basic Education Department offers adult literacy classes to incarcerated individuals in the state of Alabama at seven different sites. The program employs instructors and staff that are dedicated to student advancement. Entering students are administered an assessment to determine individual functioning level. A Plan of Instruction (POI) is developed based on the results of this assessment. The use of various instructional materials and multiple teaching techniques increases the chances for success. Peer tutoring is utilized to facilitate individualized instruction. Upon attaining the GED, students are encouraged to enter postsecondary training.