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A new series of comic books will help children discover their own “super powers”

NEW YORK, NY, November 18, 2019 — The Online Physical Education Network (OPEN) and Hip Hop Public Health today announced the release of their latest collaboration on an early childhood movement program, Rhythm & Move. Designed to help children discover their “super powers,” the program uses comic books to tell the story of a class of young students who acquire...
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NYC youth to use Hip-Hop, Latin, Reggae and Bollywood music to increase physical activity during class

NEW YORK, NY, November 5, 2019 — Hip Hop Public Health today announced the release of Move-to-Improve World Beats NYC, an album inspired by music and rhythms from some of the diverse communities that call New York City home. Produced in collaboration with the NYC Department of Education’s Office of School Wellness Programs, the album will accompany the Move-to-Improve program...
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TIME: Michelle Obama to Release a Hip Hop Album

Michelle Obama is releasing a hip hop album. And, no, you won’t hear her dropping any rhymes. In her continuing efforts to fight childhood obesity through her “Let’s Move!” campaign, the First Lady has partnered with Partnership for a Healthier America and the Hip Hop Public Health Foundation to release…

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