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Evaluating Reentry Programs Using Data and Science

John Wetzel, Secretary of Corrections, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections ; Grant Duwe, Ph.D., Director of Research and Evaluation, Minnesota Department of Corrections

How do you use data and science to measure program success?
John Wetzel, secretary of corrections, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections and Grant Duwe, Ph.D., director of research and evaluation, Minnesota Department of Corrections explain how their agencies evaluate programs using data and science. Duwe details how the most effective programs provided by the Minnesota DOC have been those that focus on known risk factors for recidivism. 

Date Published: August 2, 2019