A Classroom Full of Hope

Words Beyond Bars Founder and Executive Director, Karen Lausa, visited the Free Minds Book Club and Writing Workshop in Washington, DC. Her account of this inspirational visit, "A Classroom Full of Hope" is available online.

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About the Program

Educational programming is in strong demand in correctional facilities, and our book discussion program changes lives. Motivating readers through group interaction builds literacy skills and confidence.

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