Tag Archives: Arts Education

2016 Unified District Poetry Slam | Finals

Building off of the success of Youth Speaks in-school and after-school workshops, assemblies, open mics and the Teen Poetry Slam, the District Poetry Slam is an exciting opportunity for your school’s students to perform, dialogue, and speak their minds with high school youth throughout the district and the entire Bay Area. The event is a

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20th Annual Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam | Grand Slam Finals

Celebrate the voices of 21st century America! Youth Speaks hosted the first Youth Speaks Teen Poetry Slam in 1997, the first poetry slam for teenagers in the country. The annual slam (an Olympic-style poetry competition) features hundreds of young writers, emcees, and performers from throughout the Bay Area and Northern California, and attracts almost 10,000

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3rd Annual Brave New Voices Network Convening

3rd Annual Brave New Voices Network Convening BUILDING A FIELD FOR A CHANGING AMERICA FEBRUARY 2-3, 2016 SIR FRANCIS DRAKE HOTEL, SAN FRANCISCO Featuring a Key-note address by Jeff Chang, Executive Director of the Institute for Diversity in the Arts at Stanford University. The BNV Network Winter Convening offers an exciting opportunity for arts education/youth

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