Programs

FOR-CREDIT COURSES

EJP offers upper-division (300- and 400-level) University of Illinois courses to men incarcerated at Danville prison.

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WRITING WORKSHOPS

EJP writing workshops offer guided instruction and practice in a wide variety of writing-related subjects.   

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MATH & SCIENCE WORKSHOPS

Math & Science workshops help students gain confidence in foundational math and science skills and develop a greater appreciation for these subjects.

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LANGUAGE PARTNERS

Language Partners involves EJP students providing English as a Second Language instruction to English language learners from the general prison population. 

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SPEAKER SERIES

EJP’s speaker series offers an opportunity for all EJPers to gather and engage a guest speaker in intellectual conversation.

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MINDFULNESS

The Mindfulness Discussion Group (MDG) introduces students to theory and research in the field of mindfulness and to meditation practices.

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Research and Writing Center

The Writing and Research Center (WRC) is EJP's writing center initiative and tutoring program. WRC consists of two library resource rooms and a computer lab and is open...

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EDUCATION JUSTICE RADIO

Education Justice Radio is the weekly radio program hosted by the Education Justice Project on WRFU.

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READING GROUPS

Reading groups are held over the summer on a variety of different topics. EJP students are invited to submit proposals for reading group topics.

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COMPUTER LAB

The EJP computer lab hosts software and resources that support EJP curricular and extracurricular activities. 

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RESOURCE ROOM WORKERS

The Resource Room Workers are EJP students who serve the program by organizing our library collection and other tasks.

PRISON JUSTICE PROJECT

PJP is a registered student organization affiliated with EJP. It hosts regular events on the Urbana campus related to incarceration and social justice .

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FACE

FACE stands for Family and Community Engagement. This initiative is concerned with the wellbeing of the family members and friends of EJP students.

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JOURNEY (YEARBOOK)

Journey is the annual EJP student yearbook, which records highlights of the academic year at DCC.

EDUCATION JUSTICE PROJECT
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
403 E. Healey Ave, MC-423
Champaign, IL 61820 
217.300.5150
info@educationjustice.net



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