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Soul Science Lab
About Us
Alicia Keys
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LESSONS
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THE POWER OF STORIES

Stories hold the power to transform perspectives and spark real change. Be the catalyst by leading thought-provoking discussions that enrich all of our perspectives of the world. 

In an era defined by its complexity, educators are facing unprecedented challenges. But fear not, because Apollo Stories has your back. 

FEATURED PROJECT

THE RENAISSANCE MIXTAPE

Created by Soul Science Lab and commissioned by The Apollo, The Renaissance Mixtape explores the past, present, and future of the Black experience in the United States through music, dance, and multi-media.

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INAUGURAL PROJECT

BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME

Between the World and Me was written in 2015 by author Ta-Nehisi Coates as a letter to his teenage son, weaving some of the most pressing questions about America’s history and ideals with the most intimate concerns of a father for his son.”

FEATURED FELLOW

Kristina Thompson

Kristina’s passion for education stems from her personal experiences and a desire to see a better future for her children. She believes it starts with improving our educational systems.

FEATURED LESSONS

Between The World And Me

Elegy

Level: 401
Race

Students will create original poetry inspired by aspects of Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates and present their work in a creative/ collaborative environment.

Starting The Conversation about Race

Starting the Conversation About Race

Level: Introductory
Race

Students will learn and assess the basic definitions of race and assess their own comfort level with discussing race through creating blackout poetry.

 

While we have built each lesson and workshop sequentially, feel free to tailor your exploration of them to suit your needs. You may choose to follow a lesson as provided from beginning to end or select sections of various lessons and combine them for a different approach.

 

Apollo’s National Advisory Council of Educators

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