Rap Club: embracing youth culture

12:30 - 13:15

How disengaged school kids - surrounded by knife/gang cultures - became Wembley Superstars... and how your pupils can do the same.

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop a curriculum that embraces the culture of the pupils in your class
  • Appreciate the value and vibrancy of youth culture and allowing your pupils to take the lead
  • Understand the role we can play in combating negative youth cultures (e.g. Knife Crime)
  • Embed the principals of Authenticity, Community and Excellence in our work with young people
  • Understand core elements of rap technique as defined by the Rap Club Curriculum
  • Embed elements of a bespoke/personalised music curriculum within our teaching

Suitable for all Key Stages.

Benjamin Turner, Head of Department/Youth Leader, Rap Club Productions C.I.C.