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Hip Hop Literacy Resources


      Hip Hop Literacy is based on using hip hop or rap songs and lyrics as        

      educational curriculum.   These resources are only an introduction to the range 

      of the many of these programs developed to aid literacy.

Lincoln University Missouri -Hip Hop Literacy Guide -

Cornell University HipHop Collection

Hip op Literacy-Kenrick Lamar's "I" and Teenage Depression

Hip Hop Activist and Educational Organizations and Programs

Office of Mutlicultural Arts -University of Wisconson

The Hip Hop in the Heartland Teacher Training Institute  is a summer program sponsored by the University of Wisconsin's Office of Mutlicutural Arts Initiative and Urban Word of NYC to provide training to teachers and community activists and for them to experience and learn best practices in hip hip and spoken word educational programs.


H.E.L.P. used by Cornel West Academy of Excellence