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18 Years in Rap 2014 |As Told by Flocabulary

18 Years in Rap 2014 |As Told by Flocabulary | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
Flocabulary has released their yearly feature “Last 18 Years in Rap” video, which highlights the biggest news from every year in the life of an 18 year old. For a students who are about to graduate...
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Five Pedagogical Reasons to Add Writing Rap to Your Lesson | Education Blog - Flocabulary

Five Pedagogical Reasons to Add Writing Rap to Your Lesson | Education Blog - Flocabulary | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

Five Pedagogical Reasons to Add Writing Rap to Your Lesson https://t.co/w1ULVVyF5o

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Where Are The Cool Rap Songs About Math? Within Students

Where Are The Cool Rap Songs About Math? Within Students | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

Writing songs about math has helped middle school students get excited about math and become friends through collaboration.

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It's official, teachers must relax over Christmas to avoid burnout

It's official, teachers must relax over Christmas to avoid burnout | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

A new study has found that shunning work over the festive period is critical to avoid exhaustion. Our community offers their advice on how to unwind

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Find the Right YouTube Video for Your Lesson in Minutes

Find the Right YouTube Video for Your Lesson in Minutes | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

A new way to weed through YouTube videos for the ones that illustrate lessons best.

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Teacher Brings Top 40 Into The Classroom To Help Make Learning Fun

Teacher Brings Top 40 Into The Classroom To Help Make Learning Fun | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

In various schools and colleges around the world, most of the general population can agree that learning will be a hard task to deal with. It's not to say that education isn't easy, but it can be a bit boring at times.

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Hip-Hop Social Emotional Learning

In this session, Dwayne D. Williams speaks about the importance of developing social emotional learning skills. He speaks to students across grade levels on ...

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Hip Hop is a great way for the kids to... - Hip Hop Talk w/Niko Kma | Facebook

Hip Hop is a great way for the kids to learn or for those who may have learning curves #dope #HITTHEQUAN #letstalk
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This Week's News in Rap - Teaching Current Events - Flocabulary

This Week's News in Rap - Teaching Current Events - Flocabulary | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
Get students excited about current events with Flocabulary's Week in Rap. Join us every Friday to review the week's major events.
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Amherst teacher uses hip hop to involve students in learning

Amherst teacher uses hip hop to involve students in learning | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
The first time Lawrence-Riddell used his music in the classroom was in 2001 in the Kenny Elementary School in Dorchester.
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Maya Angelou's poetry gets a hip-hop remix

Maya Angelou's poetry gets a hip-hop remix | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
The late poet's work has been turned into music that aims to reach a younger generation
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11 Classic Hip-Hop Songs You Can Teach With -

11 Classic Hip-Hop Songs You Can Teach With - | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
11 Classic Hip-Hop Songs You Can Teach With by Terry Heick Let’s start this post out clarifying what it is not. This isn’t about why to teach with hip-hop. It’s also not about how to teach...
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An Informal Education: Hip Hop

An Informal Education: Hip Hop | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
In this blog series, I explore my informal education. Why? Because I love informal, self-directed learning, and because I believe our understanding and appreciation of it enhances and informs, rath...
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How Making Music Made Math Cool in this Classroom | Class Act

Robert “Mr. Mac” MacCarthy, a sixth grade math teacher at Willard Middle School in Berkeley, encourages his students to love math through creating rap music ...

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Hip-Hop Social Emotional Learning | Using Hip H...

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In this session, Dwayne D. Williams speaks about the importance of developing social emotional learning skills. He speaks to students across grade levels on ... | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education

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The Big Idea: Hip Hop Ed

The Big Idea: Hip Hop Ed | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

Something incredible is happening inside the Validus Prep Library.  The energy is at a fever pitch for the performers, not celebrities, but students who write verses to popular beats using the terminology of their science lessons.

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Could Rap Music Actually Be a Valuable Asset in the Classroom?

Could Rap Music Actually Be a Valuable Asset in the Classroom? | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it

Teachers are constantly looking for a new way to have their students engage in material, so why not use rap music?

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Social Emotional Learning Curriculum - Managing Anxiety - Flocabulary

Learn strategies for managing worry with this educational hip-hop song and activity.
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11 Classic Hip-Hop Songs You Can Teach With -

11 Classic Hip-Hop Songs You Can Teach With - | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
11 Classic Hip-Hop Songs You Can Teach With by Terry Heick Let’s start this post out clarifying what it is not. This isn’t about why to teach with hip-hop. It’s also not about how to teach...
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Reaching students through hip-hop - WRCB-TV

Reaching students through hip-hop - WRCB-TV | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- It's an entire semester of high school science boiled down to a beat and rhyme in just under 3 minutes of time." It doesn't seem like it goes together and I was honestly, ...
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Orlando NelsonJr.'s curator insight, October 5, 2015 8:38 PM

Relative to a course I took, Psychology of Play creating ways that learning and working can be fun to benefit on an educational aspect Hip-Hop in the educational system to reach students has shown to be very effective in many areas such as Chattanooga, TN. It has shown  in students, especially in the black community, an increase desired to learn. Students these days can become easily bored, quickly, so you have to keep there interest as much as possible if your trying to reach them on an educated level.

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Hip Hop Lit: A Learning Community

Hip Hop Lit: A Learning Community | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
When some people, especially older and more traditional educators, hear that I teach a course called Hip Hop Literature, they are usually perplexed. How could you possibly consider hip hop a form o...
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Better Living Through Hip-Hop - Miami's Community Newspapers

Better Living Through Hip-Hop - Miami's Community Newspapers | Using Hip Hop & Rap In Education | Scoop.it
Using these credentials Schere founded PATH (Preserving, Archiving, & Teaching Hiphop, Inc.) with his wife Natalie, an experienced educator.
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Let Freedom Ring - MLK Rap Song - YouTube

"Let Freedom Ring" by Flocabulary (featuring Trajik) From Hip-Hop U.S. History. Listen to more U.S. History in Hip-Hop here: http://www.flocabulary.com/hipho...
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