Jail inmates earning high school diplomas
After his first son was born, Jeremy Matter decided it was time to get his GED. Unfortunately, life got in the way, but six years later, he's just days away from finally earning it.
In order to pay for rent and child support, Matter would quit working on his GED and head to work. In 2004, he spent six months in the Becker County Minimum Security Jail and had plenty of time to study and tested out of all portions of the GED except English.
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