Bigger Than Hip Hop: Why Folks Say it Controls Your Brain

There have been dramatic shifts in education since schools first opened in the USA in 1647. From educational priorities to classroom sizes to demographics to technology, schoolhouses look wildly different than Horace Mann’s original design. While innovation catapulted schools into the 21st century, it has minimized the importance of learning connected to the arts, critical thinking, social emotional learning, and civics, causing our youth and communities to suffer. It’s time for new approach to education. And it all boils down to just two words: Hip Hop.

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Vinson Johnson

Wordsworth Production Llc

James Miles

Seattle University & Fresh Professor

Jason Rawls

The Ohio State University

John Robinson

John Robinson Music