U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, second from left, speaks with inmate Terrell Johnson, a participant in the Goucher College Prison Education Partnership at Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup, on July 31, when the Education Department announced it would conduct a pilot program to give prisoners access to Pell grants to take college courses behind bars.
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, second from left, speaks with inmate Terrell Johnson, a participant in the Goucher College Prison Education Partnership at Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup, on July 31, when the Education Department announced it would conduct a pilot program to give prisoners access to Pell grants to take college courses behind bars. Patrick Semansky The Associated Press
U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan, second from left, speaks with inmate Terrell Johnson, a participant in the Goucher College Prison Education Partnership at Maryland Correctional Institution Jessup, on July 31, when the Education Department announced it would conduct a pilot program to give prisoners access to Pell grants to take college courses behind bars. Patrick Semansky The Associated Press

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