Action Guides

Words are weapons. Your words can change the way people look at the world and even inspire action. Browse some ideas for ways you can use a poem to make a difference.

Rock Your Block’s Action Guide

for youth job seekers

LGBTQ stands for: lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer.

Bullying is a problem that affects people across the globe. Kids, teens, and even adults can be victims of bullying.

Teen pregnancy rates in the U.S.

The DREAM Act was first introduced to the U.S. Congress in 2001.

Power Poetry isn’t just about writing poems- it’s about creating a community with other (awesome) poets!

Did you know that one in five people will suffer from a mental health issue at some point during their lifetime?

Did you know that the third leading cause of death for teens is



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