A program in which prisoners teach ESL classes, supported by volunteer teacher-trainers, is a learning community with immense and sometimes unforeseen value.
Original Publication Information
Olinger, Andrea R., et al. "Prisoners Teaching ESL: A Learning Community among 'Language Partners'." 2012. Teaching English in the Two-Year College 40(1): 68-83.
Olinger, Andrea R.; Bishop, Hugh; Cabrales, Jose R.; Ginsburg, Rebecca; Mapp, Joseph L.; Mayorga, Orlando; Nava, Erick; Nunez, Elfego; Rosas, Otilio; Slater, Andre D.; Sorenson, LuAnn; Sosnowski, Jim; and Torres, Agustin, "Prisoners Teaching ESL: A Learning Community among “Language Partners”" (2012). Faculty Scholarship. 365.