"Adult prison education today is in a chaotic state."
"The failure to prioritise the investment needed overlooks the ruinous financial, social and human costs of keeping women in custody."
Labour say Dominic Raab's announcement is aimed at deflecting attention from the partygate scandal.
Citing safety concerns, prison officials are keeping the former police officer in a restricted housing unit in Minnesota's only maximum security prison.
Downing Street denies that offenders will be fast-tracked.
It also said it was launching the project to support the construction industry.
It's still the forgotten service despite the dangers workers face every day, one officer tells us.
It's hoped the move will slash reoffending rates.
The Prison Reform Trust is concerned that women are currently being "set up to fail" when they leave following short prison sentences which can turn their lives upside down.