Advisor sharing groups are peer-facilitated meetings where advisors provide program updates, discuss and troubleshoot common challenges, and share resources, promising practices, and more. This group is open to anyone who works in an advising role in a corrections setting, regardless of their title.


    This professional development activity/course is designed for:

  • Both new and experienced advisors
  • Instructors who play a role in education and career planning and want to share and learn about promising practices and resources

Advisors in correctional facilities from any region are welcome to join the Advisor Sharing Group. Let us support each other by sharing resources, strategies, and successes. This meeting is open to those with advising duties in corrections facilities anywhere in the state. This meeting will focus on:

Advisors from any region are welcome to join the Corrections Advisor Sharing Group, which focuses on corrections programs and concerns. Discussing common challenges, possible solutions, and resources, we will support each other by sharing methodologies, strategies, and successes.         

On April 9, Laura Ciolkowski, a certified Inside-Out prison education instructor, will present The Jail Education Initiative at UMass-Amherst, a college in-prison program that provides post-secondary education to those incarcerated.

Please share talking points with Ann Marie Basile at annmarie.basile@hsd.state.ma.us or Brandon Smith at bsmith2@hcc.edu.

Several days before the event, Jane Brandt at jane_brandt@worlded.org will send you an email with the Zoom link.

Presenter(s) / Facilitator(s)
04/09/2024 - 1:00 pm to 04/09/2024 - 2:30 pm

United States

PD Center
SABES Program Support PD Center
SABES Program Support PD Center - Advising & Student Support Services
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