“We have a responsibility to infuse entertainment and pop culture into our lessons in an effort to meet our students where they are and keep them engaged long enough to discover the underlying message.”
“Power of Words” - Words words the power of words. The power to help the power to hurt. So when I use the power of words. I’ll only use loving and powerful words.
Social Media Challenges
Public Service Announcements
Warning: the following video depicts violence that may be triggering for some viewers. The students who wrote, directed, and filmed these projects felt it was necessary to include to accurately tell the stories of their community.
Keep Your Crown Up Workshops
Kings Be Like: Young men’s life preparation group
The Selfiesteem Photobooth: After discussing the power of words and positive affirmations young people create artwork that reflects their royalty.
Physical literacy is essential if someone is going to lead their people to liberation
Students work in teams to quiz each other on academic content. You can only drop a piece into the Connect 4.0 board if you get the correct answers.
Life Long Learning
“Under The Cuts”: a group of men, a barber, and a therapist discussing the cuts under their fades and how to heal them.
Phamily Matters - This workshop series connects the families of the students we serve to each other, our school partners, and to resources that assist them in better supporting our children.