Subscribe to our daily email of featured TEDxTalks

This video was filmed at an independently organized TEDx event and uploaded by the organizer. To flag a video (good or bad!), use this form.

Generation YES! | Dr. Julie Connor | TEDxYouth@Louisburg
Viewed 51 times
Added Sep 2, 2016
Share this story
Dr. Connor discusses the stigma placed on those who "learn differently" and what it means to truly grow into your mind.

As a speaker, author, and educator, I prepare youth to be leaders and adults to be mentors and role models. I have been inspiring and motivating young people (and training their adult leaders and teachers) for more than 30 years. I show youth and adults how to get in touch with their passion, define their purpose, and create attainable goals. I am the author of an award-winning goal-setting book, Dreams to Action Trailblazer's Guide.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at