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Education

Grades 9—12

Part of Education

Spark creativity and critical thinking with these virtual programs for students grades 9—12. BAM Education offers a number of opportunities for creative engagement online, including our free after-school program Arts & Justice. Learn more below, and join our email list for updates as more virtual programs are announced this fall!


 
VIRTUAL PROGRAMS
Senegalese Dancer
Education | Virtual Programs | Grades K—12
Experience Senegal: Senegalese Dance and Music
 
Experience Senegal: Senegalese Dance and Music
GRADES K—12
 

Students celebrate traditional Senegalese movement styles and indigenous songs with this dance workshop that gets students moving and singing, led by experts in African dance.

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Rwandan Dance
Education | Virtual Programs | Grades K—12
Experience Rwanda: Rwandan Dance and Music
 
Experience Rwanda: Rwandan Dance and Music
GRADES K—12
 

Students explore the culture of Rwanda through the movement styles and indigenous rhythms of one of its most famous traditional dances.

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Education | Virtual Programs | Grades 9—12
Word. Sound. Power: Poetry and Identity
 
Word. Sound. Power: Poetry and Identity
GRADES 9—12
 

Students explore spoken word, hip-hop, and classic literary forms in this dynamic poetry workshop, drawing inspiration from professional artists to create and share original works.

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Poetry As Resistance
Education | Virtual Programs | Grades 9—12
Word. Sound. Power: Poetry as Resistance
 
Word. Sound. Power: Poetry as Resistance
GRADES 9—12
 

Students speak out in this spoken word program, creating and sharing original works of resistance addressing an issue in their community that requires positive change.

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Poetry As Protest
Education | Virtual Programs | Grades 9—12
Word. Sound. Power: Poetry as Protest and Empowerment
 
Word. Sound. Power: Poetry as Protest and Empowerment
GRADES 9—12
 

Students draw inspiration from contemporary poets in this spoken word program exploring arts and justice, writing original works dedicated to social change.

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After-School Programs
Brooklyn Interns
Education | After-School Programs | Grade 11
Brooklyn Interns for Arts & Culture
 
Brooklyn Interns for Arts & Culture
GRADE 11
 

Get ready for college—and beyond—in this paid internship program for high school juniors.

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In- School Residencies
Brooklyn Reads
Education | In-School Residencies | Grades 9—12
Word.Sound.Power in the Classroom
 
Word.Sound.Power in the Classroom
GRADES 9—12
 

Inspire self-expression and build literacy with this spoken word program, created exclusively for high school students and led by professional poets.

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African Dance Beat
Education | In-School Residencies | Grades K—12
DanceAfrica in the Virtual Classroom
 
DanceAfrica in the Virtual Classroom
GRADES K—12
 

Get students moving and learning with this exuberant residency that celebrates cultures from Africa and its diaspora

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Arts and Justice
Education | After-School Programs | Grades 9—12
Arts & Justice Spring 2021
 

Create a new theater piece that tackles social issues in this free after-school program.

Mar 4—Jun 17, 2021
GRADES 9—12
 
 
Re-Centering Theater
Education | In-School Residencies | Grades 9—12
(Re)Centering Theater
 

A residency centered on Anna Deavere Smith’s acclaimed play about the Crown Heights riots.

Jan 25—Jun 18, 2021
GRADES 9—12