Week 12

Week 12 Week in Review Monday March 18, 2019 We had an awesome time in Toastmasters today. The session was an excellent example of competency and communication. We covered a wide variety of topics, and we all delivered our speeches in a precise and timely manner....

Week 11

Week 11 Week in Review Monday March 11, 2019 This morning, we were informed that the unit would go on lockdown. Many of us dread this inevitability, but it provides us with the opportunity to catch up on reading, writing our families and editing our business plans....

Week 10

Week 10 Week in Review Monday March 4, 2019 Today, we in the Spring Class of 2019 had our weekly Toastmasters class. Toastmasters International is a class where participants give speeches, in a formal setting, in front of their peers. Their peers then critique the...

Week 9

Week 9 Week in Review Monday February 25, 2019 PEP has been really great so far! We just got through learning about the Economics of One Unit, which is preparing us for the financial portion of the business plan. Brian T., our business teacher, always says that “cash...

Week 8

Week 8 Week in Review Monday February 18, 2019 Today in our Toastmasters class, we finished up with speech number two: “Organize Your Speech.” It is funny how speaking in public was something that many of us were truly terrified about before the Toastmasters class...

Week 7

Week 7 Week in Review Monday February 11, 2019 It is another beautiful day on God’s green earth, and we are grateful to be alive. We had Toastmasters today, our public speaking class.  Our public speaking skills have really improved. We are learning how to...

Week 6

Week 6 Week in Review Monday February 4, 2019 We started the week off with Toastmasters. Toastmasters is a public speaking class and a very important part of PEP. Throughout its history, Toastmasters has helped over four million people with public speaking. Today, the...

Week 5

Week 5 Week in Review Monday January 28, 2019 We are blessed to have such a great In-Prison Management support team. Pat M., Al M. and Greg P. are giving us the tools we need to live a new and improved lifestyle. We are learning that to run a good business, we must...