Week 7

Monday, Oct. 28, 2019 As we woke up to this beautiful Monday morning, some of us got ready to go to Toastmasters or Computer Lab while the rest of us stayed behind in the dorm. We started our day with a cup of coffee to get our minds ready to do some studying. Some of...

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Week 6

Monday, Oct. 21, 2019 Several of us attended Toastmasters this morning while the rest of us spent our morning in the dayroom. Toastmasters is a public speaking course we take in order to overcome our fear of public speaking. We have to be prepared to speak in front of...

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Week 5

Monday, October 14, 2019 Today half of us had the day off from PEP and used it for some much-needed rest and study time. The other half of us had Toastmasters. Toastmasters is a class that helps us develop our public speaking skills. In Toastmasters, we have 10...

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Week 4

Monday, October 7, 2019 Today as we got into the classroom, we picked up our badges and went to our assigned seats. Everybody was so eager to yell β€œTo the back off the room!” as we kicked class off. Our fearless emcee started dancing, and then when he got to the...

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Week 3

Monday, September 16, 2019 After starting out with a prayer, an executive began to teach us Chapter Four in our Living in the Village study guide. We learned about three basic life insurance policies. The first policy we learned about was term life – it is the...

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Week 2

Monday, September 9, 2019 We had Toastmasters in class today. It was an awesome class. We talked about all sorts of things; we even got to say things like what type of animal we would be if we could choose. Some people said they would choose to be tigers, owls, lions,...

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Week 1

Monday, September 2, 2019 Every single participant that goes through the Prison Entrepreneurship Program (PEP) and successfully completes it knows how valuable the class is. There are a number of lessons we learn, and each and every one of us undergoes a...

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