Learning Side by Side

Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) now offers the largest digital educational program in Texas.  Free tablets issued to Texas inmates by Securus Technologies is changing lives. Texas prison inmates can earn a degree and secure a job through the SecurView tablet.  Explore the advantages of the Securus Lantern Educational Program below.

Securus Latern Correctional Education

The largest digital education program in Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ). Securus Lantern uses a Learning Management System (LMS) on the new JP6S tablet

Colleges and universities

Latern Education supports colleges and universities including Ashland University, Sinclair College, Rhodes College, Marion Technical College, Rockhurst University, Washington University St. Louis, University of Central Florida and Chaffey College.

Videos to Educate

Securus works along with Latern to provides thousands of free KA Lite educational videos with topics in Math, Astronomy, Accounting and more.

Khan Academy

KA Lite is a light-weight web server for viewing and interacting with core Khan Academy content (videos and exercises) without needing an Internet

Powerful Data: Securus Latern Education

  • 7,500 videos available
  • Lantern students since inception: over 170,000
  • Lantern course enrollments made since inception: over 1,000,000
  • KA Lite videos downloaded since inception: over 14,000,000

Together we can all make a difference

TDCJ Reform