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.