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Educator and Youth Advocate Addresses Middle School Bullying in her Latest Read The Misfits!
Finally, a Bullying Based Book Wrote Specifically for the Middle School Population.
Adra Young is a native of Gary, Indiana. Graduating from Roosevelt High School, Young was accepted and attended the prestigious Central State University in Wilberforce, Ohio. Majoring in Education, Young has over twenty years of experience with the youth in and out of the classroom environment. Obtaining her Master's degree from the University of Detroit, she served as a social skills provider for the Detroit Impact Center on the cities Westside. Pinpointing the lack of resources available for both middle and high school students within the urban setting, she created a program that specifically addresses the overwhelming issues today's youth is faced with. During her years with the Detroit Public School System, she served as a liaison for the "Conversation about Race" project which addressed the direct concerns of African American males at Eastern Michigan University. Certified in Suicide Intervention and Color it Real HIV and Substance Abuse Training, Young is the author of three books. A presenter for the 2018 Innovative Summit in Atlanta Georgia; Teachers Self Care Conference in Atlanta Georgia; The International Restorative Conference in Saint Paul Minnesota; The National Bullying Conference in Reno Nevada; and National Mentors Summit in Washington DC, she is the owner of Ardannyl, a company solely created to help youngsters redirect their focus and make better life choices. To book a session for your school, organization, university, local or national conference, log onto www. Ardannyl.com
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