Interview: S. L. Young’s Discussion with Rashad Richey About Journey From At-Risk Student to Commencement Speaker
S. L. Young’s conversation on “Real Talk with Rashad Richey” on WOAK in Atlanta, GA on 6/19/15.
This discussion is about Mr. Young’s incredible journey from at-risk student to high school commencement speaker — in the same district that directed him to leave school in 10th grade after failing 6 of 7 classes. This inspirational story is even more moving because Mr. Young’s mentee graduated during the same event.
Video of Mr. Young speaking about overcoming his educational challenges.