John Broman/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release. I’m sure they would. They would keep you on the right path while incarcerated, which translates into success after your release. 98. In what ways will probation officers respond to efforts you’ve made at… Read More

Seth Ferranti/ Class 7: Support Network

174. In what ways do you perceive relationships with people you knew prior to confinement to evolve over the course of your imprisonment? My relationships with everyone I knew prior to my incarceration has evolved. They saw me at my worst, when I was a criminal and a drug addict. They  knew waht I was… Read More

John Broman/ Class 2: Goals

64. What values might lead a person to success upon release from prison?: Honesty, integrity, and character to name a few. They will always keep a man on track. No matter what I will pursue these values. I have been through too much to go back now! 65. How does a person ever become his… Read More

Thomas Ross/ Personal Journal Entry: Loving Each Other More

May 21, 2012 Please take a moment to review a piece titled, “Loving Each Other More.” Thank you, Thomas Ross http://straight-a-guide.com/wp-content/uploads/Loving-Each-Other-More-042412.pdf

Deron Lamar Porter/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release. i believe keeping an accountability log will certainly help you in regards to staying focus and on track towards the goals you set for yourself. by keeping track of the progress you make it… Read More

Deron Lamar Porter/ Class 2: Goals

64. What values might lead a person to success upon release from prison?: Integrity , discipline, commitment. 65. How does a person ever become his values?: By living them . always being conscious of their environment and surroundings and by building relationships with like minded people who share the same values. 66. How does a… Read More

Deron Lamar Porter/ Class 1: Values

16. Who are you? My name is Deron L. Porter I’m a 35 year old man who loves to help people.  I’m a believer in Jesus the Christ. I’m honest, loyal, trustworthy and dependable. 17. Describe your background with regard to your education, vocation or career, troubles with the law. I went to school from pre-school to the 10th… Read More

Julius Lige/ Class 2: Goals

64. What values might lead a person to success upon release from prison?: I strongly believe a person success upon release from prison begin with discipline. Having the discipline to avoid any criminal activity, embraces an attitude of willingness to work hard to succeed legitimately. With the right attitude, faith, family, and finance are values… Read More

Kedren Broadus/Class 1: Values

16. Who are you? I AM A NATURAL LEADER,IM GOAL ORIENTED, AND SELF DRIVEN. IM ALSO ULTRA-COMPETITIVE, ALWAYS WANTING TO BE THE BEST IN ANYTHING I DO!!! IM A PERSON WHO’S EASY GOING. I DONT LET MY FEELINGS REFLECT HOW I TREAT PEOPLE WHEN IM HAVING A BAD DAY. MY CONFIDENCE HELPS ME TO OVERCOME… Read More

Julius Lige/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release. Documenting daily progress using a accountability log will help provide opportunities for success in many ways upon release. Documentation gives an individual a reference point, it demonstrates commitment as you make incremental progress towards… Read More

Oliver Johnson/ Class 1: Values

16. Who are you? My name is Oliver W. Johnson, III.  After twenty-one years of marriage for better or worse, my worse, regretfully, resulted in my divorce on 9 March 2012.  I have five wonderful children, ranging in ages from sixteen to thirty-three.  My two youngest, my only children from my previous union, have stood… Read More

Omari Patton/ Class 3: Accountability

97. Describe your thoughts on whether accountability logs would help, hinder, or provide indifferent to your opportunities for success upon release. I do not think they will have any impact. 98. In what ways will probation officers respond to efforts you’ve made at documenting your values, goals, and commitment to preparing for a law-abiding life… Read More


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