Higher Learning: Using Hip-Hop Education
to Transform Schools and Communities
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
This series highlights Hip-Hop education projects and initiatives that are transforming K-12 schools and communities. Join Daniel Banks, Editor of Say Word! Voices from Hip Hop Theater; Iona Rozeal Brown, Painter and Scholar-in-Residence, Hip Hop Education Center; and Pedro Noguera, Ph.D., author of Understanding and Responding to the Disenfranchisement of Latino Males: Invisible No More, and Closing the Achievement: From Research to Practice.
Book signing and reception to follow panel discussion.
This series is presented by the Schomburg Center’s Hip Hop 4.0 Initiative and curated by Martha Diaz.