Just Like Music; How Hip Hop can Improve SEL Competencies
David Spellmon, Jr., Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
Grades: 9 – 12
Educators will need to focus more on building better relationships with students once they return to campus. This workshop highlights Culturally Responsive Teaching strategies with an emphasis on Social Emotional Learning. Participants will explore the similarities that sampling (in music) and education share. They will learn how the presenter incorporated the sampling technique to create a Social Emotional Learning and Hip-Hop based curriculum.