WordPlay offers workshops to teachers for Professional Development days that are not only insightful and thought-provoking, but also a total blast! Two poets lead teachers through a hands-on experience that involves a private performance, writing and performance exercises, and lots of time for discussing practical applications of spoken word in the classroom.
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WordPlay Poets is Canada’s biggest spoken word youth education program, offering workshops and performances that introduce students to poetry as an exciting, vital, and powerful art form. Our roster of poets includes award-winning published authors, national poetry slam champions, and some of the best emerging artists in Canadian spoken word. Employing a wide range of styles, our poets make poetry fun and engaging for everyone!