From business savvy to survival skills, Neil Peterson knows a thing or two about success. He’s sharing how he overcame his learning disabilities to excel with the students of Insight Schools on December 17. Neil’s talk is part of a national tour to promote his new book, Embracing the Edge. A compelling collection of personal, inspirational stories, Embracing the Edge recounts how author Neil Peterson overcame physical and learning disabilities from an early age to become a successful entrepreneur, corporate executive and public servant. Buy it here and 100% of its profits go towards supporting the Edge Foundation.
Insight Schools, Inc. operates the nation’s largest national network of full-time, diploma-granting, public online high schools. They serve students who, for a variety of reasons, need an alternative to the traditional public high school experience. Their schools are authorized and governed by local districts, state governments or community organizations. Insight Schools is a subsidiary of Apollo Group, Inc., operator of University of Phoenix, the nation’s largest private, accredited university.
More than 600 students from WA, CO, NC, MN, KS, ID, CA & OR are expected to attend.