Hip hop and International Education
the song- “The Word”
Paulo Friere- Pedagogy of the oppressed
Challenges Traditional power structures
How can Hip Hop be an educational tool?
Who has the power to teach knowledge?
What tools affect hidden cirriculum and norms within our educations system?
Why don't we use hip hop as an educational tool, considering its popularity with youth?
Compare and Contrast commercial hip hop and international hip hop?
What is Hip Hop?
derogatory terms ( ex. Nigga, bitch)
“main stream” interpretation of poor, inner city people
What Is International Hip Hop/ What influences International Hip Hop?
Political accent, and location.
Issues of the area. Local problems
The Power of International Hip Hop
Distinction between international hip hop and commercial hip hop
Is the “voice” of urban, disenfranchised youth
Political, powerful, angry- Challenged status quo!
Addresses global issues in local setting
Easy/Free dissemination ( use of technology)
MaStreets Music Video
What issues are they addressing in this video?
How is Language used and navigated?
How are they trying to reach the audience?
Discussion Of Video:
showing there anger, frustration and depression from there current situation.
Zimbabwe and the problems with there economy, education syst