The reason everyone’s going to Bankstown

Bankstown Poetry Slam is the largest regular slam in the Southern Hemisphere with as much as 300 attendees at each month’s slam.Bankstown Poetry Slam is the largest regular slam in the Southern Hemisphere with as much as 300 attendees at each month’s slam.… Read More The reason everyone’s going to Bankstown

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High Schoolers are finding confidence in poetry

Literacy scores are at a new low according to a recent international schools report but a spoken poetry program in high schools could help young people re-realize the value of words. The recent Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) report that tests 15-year-olds on maths, reading and science, revealed that Australia’s rank in reading has… Read More High Schoolers are finding confidence in poetry