Iowa Correctional Institution For Women
What is “Life Skills?”
The class also teaches finance and money management strategies. The curriculum for the computer class includes Microsoft Office, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access and Publisher. In addition, keyboarding skills, resumes, cover letters, interviewing skills and presentation skills are emphasized. Also, community leaders, businesses, government officials, Department of Correction personnel and speakers volunteer their time, expertise, and resources to help motivate and prepare the women in Life Skills for re-entry.