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Teen Summit / Interview Video
A video from this year’s latest Teen Summit. This clip also features a rare interview with the living legend himself, LeDerick Horne.
As a child, LeDerick Horne believed he did not have much of a future. But despite being classified as neurologically impaired in the third grade, LeDerick has become a successful spoken word poet, playwright, motivational speaker, entrepreneur, and advocate.
Using his gift for spoken word poetry as a teaching tool, LeDerick has been recognized across the country as a motivational speaker and advocate for people with disabilities. After graduating with honors from New Jersey City University in 2003 with a BA in Mathematics...
What clients and colleagues say
"LeDerick and I work together as members of Project Eye to Eye’s board of directors. In his capacity as Board Chair he has shown a keen ability to encourage a free exchange of ideas where all parties feel acknowledged, while directing the work towards achieving a collective goal of improving the quality life of all people with learning differences. As a Learning Difference activist LeDerick is a leader in the field and his work his making a tangible difference. As a speaker, his message is clear and he touches the life of every person who hears his message about building systems that secure opportunities for people with learning issues. He is someone who truly understands the LD story."
Marc Hoffman | Hoffman Education