Program Downloads

Program Downloads

Free Downloadable Courses for Your Classroom or Afterschool Program. Right now we just have one. But, more are in the works.

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The Diatribe is a non-profit organization and appreciates your support if you can give a little for using our programs.

Mental Health and Wellness

Our first Free Program

Poetry Empowered

Mental Health and Wellness is a free ten-session course for middle schoolers that uses poetry videos, interactive student journals, and unique writing prompts to help young people share their experiences and tell their stories.
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The content is rooted in mental health and features candid videos of The Diatribe teaching artists responding to discussion questions about their lives and how they cope with mental illness and stress. This culturally responsible program is inclusive, accessible, and meets social-emotional learning and ELA standards.

Course Outline

  • What’s Normal?
  • Honest Poems
  • Self-Care
  • Editing Day One
  • Relapsing
  • Healing
  • Editing Day Two
  • Performance Dynamics
  • Rehearsal
  • Final Performance

Our Sponsors

Made Possible with the support of Michigan Humanities, Meijer, Our Grand Rapids Community Foundation, and Heart of West Michigan United Way.

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