Poets in Revolt! Amplifying Student Activists

Writing poetry can be a revolutionary act. Discover best practices to engage young writers in activism through poetry, build agency through the creative arts, and amplify their crucial voices and perspectives. Experience strategies from "Poets in Revolt!", a creative collaboration between 826 National, Amplifier, and Inaugural U.S. Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, and encourage young poets in your classrooms to raise their voice and publish their revolutionary words through 826 Digital.

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Anna Griffin

826 National

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Skye Howell

Austin Independent School District