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Sage Salvo [Hip-Hop Education, Literacy]
Episode 618th July 2018 • Hip-Hop Can Save America • The Center for Hip-Hop Advocacy / Manny Faces Media
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On this episode, Manny Faces speaks to artist, educator and entrepreneur Gil Perkins, aka Sage Salvo who, founded a literacy program called Words Liive that helps teachers build standards-aligned lessons that integrate music and media, increasing student engagement and educational success.

Sage details the core offerings of this groundbreaking program, and talks about how hip-hop music and lyrics can help students better understand complex literary works.