SAY WORD'S IMPACT
100% of participating teachers report improvement in students' social skills, team work and vocabulary.
90% of students grades increase by a full letter in English Composition.
86% of Slam Team alumni go on to college.
SAY WORD OFFERS EQUITABLE WRITING & POETRY COURSES WITHIN VIRTUAL CLASSROOMS THAT ARE EASILY ACCESSIBLE TO STUDENTS AND EDUCATORS.. SOCIO-EMOTIONAL LEARNING IS NECESSARY. INQUIRE ABOUT OUR PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT.
Say Word meets young people ages 15-24 at the intersection of literacy and performing arts to help them find – and use – their voices.
Throughout the year, Say Word hosts a variety of different events geared towards embracing our students poetic gifts and sharing those gifts with our community.
The Say Word Curriculum incorporates academic standards, artistic expression, social awareness, and performance techniques. Learn more...