Harvard Educational Review of Hip Hop Genius

This month, the Harvard Educational Review released its first issue focused on arts education in 22 years. The journal featured a review of Hip Hop Genius: Remixing High School Education. Click on th.

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Emcees Speak on High School: Virtuoso

In March of 2012 a young writer and educator named Joseph Poirier submitted an essay to the Husslington Post. Through an email exchange it was uncovered that coincidentally Joseph and Sam Seidel, the .

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Oct 23rd #HipHopEd Twitter Chat Featuring Hip Hop Genius

UPDATE: Click here for a link to the archived chat that occurred on the 23rd. Thanks to all who joined–and thanks to Amil Cook for “chirpifying” the chat! ORIGINAL POST: Two years a.

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Emcees Speak on High School: Natural Born Spitters aka N.B.S.

In March of 2012 a young writer and educator named Joseph Poirier submitted an essay to the Husslington Post. Through an email exchange it was uncovered that coincidentally Joseph and Sam Seidel, the.

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Emcees Speak on High School: Pat Russell ‘89 aka Illin’ P

In March of 2012 a young writer and educator named Joseph Poirier submitted an essay to the Husslington Post.  Through an email exchange it was uncovered that coincidentally Joseph and Sam Seidel, th.

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Damn What A Shame – Jacob Delgado Rest In Peace

Today is the ninth anniversary of the death of a friend and former student. Jacob Delgado was 19 when he was shot and killed on Broad Street in Providence, RI.  He was an artist and employee at the .

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College Unbound

I spend a lot of time in conversations about how to improve high schools.  In these conversations, it is almost always assumed that the best measure of a high school’s success is whether studen.

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First Different, Then Better Education Innovation

Photo by Angelis Baez Like all conferences, education convenings can be boring.  This sucks for those of us who attend them.  It also sucks for the millions of young people who are counting on us to.

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Appetite for Synthetic Beef

The other day I was riding the train from New York to Providence.  Somewhere in Connecticut, a big man with an Irish accent got on and sat down across from me.  He struck up a conversation about all.

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High School for Recording Arts Cover Story in the City Pages

Last week, the Twin Cities’ City Pages published a cover story about Hip Hop High–the High School for Recording Arts in St Paul, Minnesota.  The article touches on HSRA’s unique bra.

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