Children & Youth Development Programs
Inspiring and Empowering Children and Youth through Art and Music Enrichment
Serving as a creative conduit to express their worries and concerns;
and their hopes and dreams.
Rhythm 4 Life Program
As students learn new skills in drumming, they:
learn about a new culture
discover the importance of team skills
develop communication, listening, leadership and critical thinking skills
enhance their social and emotional skills by learning how to:
identify and explore their feelings and emotions, and
apply effective coping strategies in the real world.
Student Reflection Time
Journal Reflection Time
Teaching History & Culture
Modeling & Scaffolding
Focus and Application
Speak 4 Life Program
"An estimated 617 million children and adolescents around the world are unable to reach minimum proficiency levels in reading and mathematics – even though two thirds of them are in school." UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund)
As students learn the art of spoken word, they:
develop critical literacy skills, creative writing skills, and leadership skills
develop confidence and skills in public speaking through performance opportunities
become empowered through freedom of expression by sharing their voice of truth.