Thanks to everyone who attended our Passport to the Future conference on January 28! It was a day filled with opportunities to learn about best practices in preparing students for life after high school and how to build community partnerships.
Our keynote speaker, LeDerick Horne, inspired attendees with his keynote address. Diagnosed with a learning disability in the third grade, LeDerick Horne defies any and all labels. He’s a dynamic spoken-word poet. A tireless advocate for all people with disabilities. An inspiring motivational speaker. A bridge-builder between learners and leaders across the U.S. and around the world. We had an opportunity to capture some of his spoken-word poetry: “An American Idea”