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Session 1 (Creating From Your Voice)

Session 3 (Speaking To What's Going On)

Session 5 (Create What Makes You Proud)

Session 2 (Telling Your Story)

Session 4 (Putting Your Full Self Into Your Work)

ESUHSD Cesar Chavez Program 22-23

Black Boy Poems (Text, Curriculum & Video)

Black Boy Poems (Book)

Tyson combines his experience surviving America as a black man with hip hop prose, and original analysis to shape a very necessary revolutionary statement fit for the 21st century. Black Boy Poems was released on Oct. 15th 2016 commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party.

Black Boy Poems (Poems Video Playlist)

This playlist contains videos for every poem in Tyson Amir's book Black Boy Poems. 

Black Boy Poems Curriculum

The curriculum is common core and content standards aligned for middle school and high school English, Social Studies, Ethnic Studies and Arts classes. Conceived in the body and mind of Tyson Amir who is an author, poet, emcee, community organizer and educator with a M.Ed., Social Science credential and over 15 years of teaching experience.

Philosophy & Intention of Black Boy Poems Curriculum

Learn more about the philosophy that shaped the Black Boy Poems Curriculum.

Articulation is Power Program

Articulation is Power Vol. 1 

This incredible student compilation was created by ESUHSD students during the 2018-2019 school year. An audible book was also created by students for this publication.

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Articulation is Power Vol. 2: Words of a Generation

Year 2 of our AIP Program took place during the 2019-2020 school year. Students committed to finishing this project during our covid and distance learning.

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FSMEI  Video Content

Tradition Verse 1

Tradition is one of Tyson Amir's original songs. Enjoy.

Tradition Verse 2

Click the video if you're ready to go even deeper with Tradition.

Between Huey & Malcolm

Tyson Amir performing his poem Between Huey & Malcolm in Beijing, China.

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