FSA – Academic Success

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Program Description Taken from The First Step Act Approved Program Guide 1/2022 This program is designed to prepare inmates for academic programs. It is delivered in a group format and may be offered to individuals in restrictive housing if the facilitator has frequent contact with the participant(s)- essentially leading discussion and demonstrating content through correspondence. The Academic Success Program consists of training in motivation and goal setting; time management;
metacognition; listening and note-taking; reading to learn; preparing for tests; interacting with others; and writing.
Time Frame
Needs Addressed Anti-Social Peers
Program Delivery Education
Volunteer/Contractor with knowledge of program content
Institution Locations Available at all BOP institutions.