Choices and Consequences

This song has been used to get students to analyze the choices 2Pac chose throughout his development. Students could break down the lyrics and identify the relationship between choices and consequences. Many of the things 2Pac discussed are many of the issues students...

Mindset and Paradigms

The most successful groups I have run as a school psychologist are “Hip Hop Social Emotional Learning” (SEL) groups. I cannot express on paper how powerful these groups are at getting students to learn content and process social emotional learning...

Self-Awareness & Racial Identity

In the song, I Am Not My Hair, India Arie shares her experiences with finding her identity throughout development. Initially, she defined herself by her hair. Because her hair defined her, she curled it, permed it, and did many things to it to make herself feel more...
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