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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Youth Motivational Speaker Coming to Peoria County Schools

The Peoria County Regional Office of Education is excited to announce that motivational speaker and author Jordan Toma will be speaking to students from multiple Peoria County schools on Friday, October 6.

Jordan Toma has over 3 million followers on social media and over 200 million views worldwide. His book sales have exceeded 60,000 copies and is in the top 800 books sold on Amazon! 

His book, I’m Just a Kid with an IEP, shares his own personal journey to inspire youth who have learning challenges or learning disabilities in grade school or high school. His message empowers students to believe in themselves and keep trying each and every day.


7:45 a.m. – Brimfield Grade School

    Jordan Toma will be attending the E/B Football Team “Fly-High Friday” greeting Brimfield Grade School students

8:45-10 a.m. - Brimfield High School Gymnasium 

    800+ students reached

    Students attending from Brimfield High School, Brimfield Grade School, Princeville High School, Elmwood High School, and Hollis Grade School.

10:45 a.m.-12 p.m. - Pleasant Valley School

1:15-2:30 p.m. - Pleasant Hill School

Please contact the Regional Office of Education with inquiries at (309) 672-6906.

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