Arts in Education Specialist K-12
Artist in Residency
Rik’s programs involve every student in your school
Writing, performing & recording a school anthem and video in One Week!
"Rik's slam poetry sessions are engaging & supportive & were especially valuable for my students struggling with self-esteem & communicating."
Ruth Stadelmayer, Teacher, NWT
"There was a really powerful exchange of ideas as Rik reinforced some great poetry writing techniques that students could apply to their own writing."
Margaret Syme, Teacher Australia, NT
"The students were entranced. It is one thing to teach the curriculum. It is another to teach its worth in our lives. I highly recommend to other schools."
Gretchan Day, Teacher, ON
"Your workshops inspired our youth & helped feed their creative spirits & your performances left memories which will last a life time. Who could ask for more."
Brent Kaulback, Superintendent, NWT
"Slam Poetry was a great opportunity for our students to approach creative writing in a new way. I highly recommend Rik's slam poetry material!"
Debra Bridgman, Principal, ON
"It is without hesitation that I recommend Rik to schools wishing to enhance creative writing & build self-esteem, motivation & resilience in their students."
Laurie Wright, Principal, B.C.