Sporty King presents to students in a one-hour school assembly presentation. In the evening he presents to teachers and parents to impact the three most important self-esteem and empathy-building environments for youth ...
home, school and self.
Educators want to achieve measurable results and so do we. That's why we include surveys and reinforcements so you can see the impact.
Following are results from one of Sporty's presentations at an Elementary school:
93% of students now
recognize when they are having
bullying prevention presentation
Sporty King is the co-founder of Hey U.G.L.Y., Inc. He grew up in Harlem, NYC, where he learned to overcome low self-esteem by recognizing that he is U.G.L.Y. - Unique Gifted Lovable You. He has inspired over 500,000 students with his U.G.L.Y. story and says one of the best ways to be successful in life is to have healthy self-esteem, a positive attitude, positive vocabulary and intolerance for bullying. As he tells the story of his life, he reminds his audience to create the story of their life by believing in themselves and having a positive attitude and vocabulary. He gives practical and empathetic advice on ways to avoid bullying not only of others but of self.
A Chicago Public Schools registered
vendor and ISBE Certified Provider for CEU/CPDU credits, Sporty is
consistently on the program at the Chicago Archdiocese of Chicago's
Young Adult Ministry seminar. He was public speaking instructor at
Harold Washington College and Prologue Alternative High School;
Past Board member and (now) volunteer at the Dr. M.L.K., Jr. Boys &
Girls Club. All places where he enjoys a hands-on influence in the
lives of young people.
Among King's media appearances are the
Chicago Tribune; ABC/TV's "Someone You Should Know"
news segment with Harry Porterfield; and weekly on WGN/TV's
nationally syndicated Minority Business Report,
delivering inspirational messages about life. He is a member of the
National Speakers Association, Toastmasters International, Trinity
United Church of Christ, and in 1996 finished as one of the Top 9
speakers in the world at the Toastmasters International World
Championship of Public Speaking.
To schedule email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (219)778-2011