My Sister’s Shoulder/The Art of Sisterhood: My Sister’s Shoulder explores the dynamics of developing relationship rituals for healthy female communication. Learn how to “date” your girlfriends, from conflict resolution to writing a hip-hop sisterhood constitution.
SHAME-LESS: Wrapped in shame or guilt, or lacking examples or knowledge for self-care, oftentimes girls find themselves lost in a world that says you should “love yourself,” without ever giving any instructions. SHAME-LESS explores the HERstory of “conditioning shame” to being associated with being female, common diseases/illnesses amongst girls, demystifying women as only sexual beings, and learning how to turn shame into a healthy regiment of self-care – physically, mentally, and spiritually.
Mommy’s Girl: Mommy’s Girl explores the complex dynamics of creating and maintaining healthy mother-daughter relationships, bridging the gap in female intergenerational communication through hip-hop and learning how Mommy’s Girls become “Girls Who Run The World.”
R.O.Y.A.L. Voices (Readying Our Young Aspiring Leaders): Girls and women still make up a fairly small percentage of the world’s leading public speakers, even in the arts. R.O.Y.A.L. Voices teaches developmental skills in hip-hop, theater, storytelling, and public speaking, while exploring the HERstory of women who have used their voices to be creative “gamechangers” for the face of women’s leadership. This course gives girls an early introduction of how to use their voice as a vehicle for influencing change.