Overcoming the Impossible

Overcoming the Impossible

BLOG Overcoming the Impossible “Who says I can’t? Nobody!” Those are the closing words of an inspirational speech by Coach Rob Mendez as he accepts the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the 2019 ESPY Awards. Mendez has no limbs. He has never thrown a football, run on...
South View Upper Elementary School Assembly, Illinois

South View Upper Elementary School Assembly, Illinois

South View Upper Elementary School Assembly, Illinois Middle School students from the Danville District 118 attended a school assembly to learn how to be safe, smart, and kind online. The assembly was sponsored by the Danville Public School Foundation. Their mission...
Neptune Middle School Assembly, Florida

Neptune Middle School Assembly, Florida

Neptune Middle School Assembly, Florida Youth motivational speaker, Eddie Cortes, delivered an engaging presentation to 1,600 students at Neptune Middle School in Kissimmee, Florida on February 23, 2018. The school assembly was organized by Dean Judith Geano to teach...
One Thought Away

One Thought Away

BLOG HOW TO OVERCOME NEGATIVE THOUGHTS Emerging Students in 60 Seconds “Wherever you are, at whatever age, you’re only a thought away from changing your life.” – Wayne Dyer   Our thoughts are powerful. They can sway our mood, deflate our self worth, or...

Do What You Can Do

BLOG HOW TO MEASURE UP Emerging Students in 60 Seconds “Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden   I’ve struggled with measuring up. Have you? As a kid, I loved baseball. I wanted to play for the New York Yankees. (The...