What We Offer

Rich in life skills and both oral and written expression, each workshop is designed to awaken creativity, as well as offer tools for relationship building between students and teachers.


Workshops for Educators

Connecting with students for optimization of learning and interaction in any classroom

Creating environments for student self expression

Motivating and inspiring educators for greater success in the classroom

 

Workshops for Students

A multi-media interdisciplinary presentation that may include any or all of the following:

Performance of original pieces that elicit feedback and incite critical thinking

Call and response activities that enhance both oral and aural expression

Low risk/high success writing activities (example: Ticker Tape)

The encouragement of students to share original pieces aloud

 

Special Performances

A 1-hour or 1 class period multi-media assembly featuring original spoken word pieces, live music, and interactive call and response.  Some ideas include: Hispanic Heritage Month (Mid September – Mid October), Black History Month (February), and National Poetry Month (April).  We are also open to creating presentations that meet your needs whatever they may be.

 

In Addition

We are always willing to further tailor our presentations to fit your specific needs.  From 1, 2, or 3-hour workshops in a single day (Saturday included) to residencies lasting three to ten days (see www.makeaconnectionthruart.org as an example), we can accommodate your needs.