Workshops and Trainings:
Start planning now to join us at one of our 2015 institutes!
Join the GRAMMY Museum and RFK Human Rights as we host free professional development workshops designed to provide K-12 educators with curriculum resources as well as strategies and skills to introduce music as a tool to teach core content subject.
These workshops will outline the RFK Human Rights' Speak Truth to Power curriculum and the GRAMMY Museum's Civil Rights curriculum. The events will also feature an interactive songwriting workshop, designed to teach educators the basics of songwriting.
Tulsa, Oklahoma - October 30, The Woody Guthrie Center
Cleveland, Mississippi - November 2, The Delta Music Institute
Austin, Texas - November 4, The LBJ Presidential Library
Details for trainings in the following cities will be announced soon:
- Los Angeles, CA
- Washington, DC
- New York, NY
- Chicago, Il
SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER / GRAMMY MUSEUM AT LA LIVE
Come together with an inspired group of teachers, human rights defenders, and RFK facilitators to learn how to engage, motivate, and empower the students in your classroom in this FREE 3 day Institute.
Learn how to implement the Speak Truth to Power Curriculum, which uses the stories of courageous human rights defenders to educate students about human rights and urge them to take action
Actively engage in learning about the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Human Rights Framework
Collaborate with other creative and motivated teachers to develop new lesson plans that fit the unique needs of your classroom
Discover additional local resources to support you and your students in maintaining an active role in your communities, facilitating service learning, and empowering your students to "Become a Defender"
Participants who complete the three-day institute and present a plan of action will be recognized as a certified, Lead STTP Educator.
We had a full summer with over 1,000 educators present! We are planning Fall Institutes in Austin and Chicago that will include a songwriting workshop with the GRAMMY Museum. More details to come!
For more information, contact Karen Robinson at
SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER SUMMER INSTITUTES