The Prisoner Learning Alliance is a network of over 200 members. Anyone with expertise, experience or an interest in prison education is welcome to become a PLA member; our current network includes prison officers, governors, prison teachers, voluntary sector workers, academics, people with lived experience of prison, and prison education providers.
There are two kinds of membership available:
Individual membership (available to individuals with or without lived experience of prison, at no cost)
Organisation membership (available to organisations for a small fee)
Why become a PLA member?
Both individual members and organisation members gain the following Prisoner Learning Alliance membership benefits:
Stay up to date on policy changes affecting prison education
Discover and discuss modes of good practice in prison education
Receive invitations to upcoming PLA events, like our popular Wednesday Webinars, and the PLA Conference and Awards
Be the first to read new PLA research reports and policy briefings
Join the European Prison Education Association (a multinational network of prison education specialists), at no extra cost
Regular opportunities to contribute to PLA briefings