Stephen is a VISIONARY and like so many other visionaries is guided by his spirit. Stephen has extraordinary ideas and a wonderful gift of inspiring those around him. His story of how divine inspiration guided him to create the Gentlemen’s Club, a fast growing program for at-risk and borderline males in public schools, will save the lives of countless children who will then have a profound impact on the world and those around them. In his book, Inspired to Learn: Why We Must Give Children Hope, Stephen not only outlines his vision for the children in our schools he goes on to share how he and his staff turned their vision into operational strategies. His second book “Do You Know Enough About Me To Teach Me” is being used throughout the U.S. as an effective tool for reaching disadvantaged and at-risk youth. A charismatic and inspiring trainer/speaker, Peters is President/CEO of The Peters Group and partner with CaseNEX LLC, an on-line professional development company.Stephen has been a classroom teacher, assistant principal, principal and director of secondary education. He has been involved in the education field for over twenty years and most of his experiences have been in schools that made significant growth in short periods of time thus, resulting in both National and State Blue-Ribbon distinction.Peters has served on panels as an education expert with former U.S. Secretary of Education, Dr. Rod Paige in Washington, D.C. The focus of this nationally televised town meeting was education reform and effective intervention strategies for at-risk youth.His revolutionary mentoring and self-empowering program, The Gentlemen’s Club, has been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Show as well as “America, America,” which broadcasts to two million viewers in Portugal and Brazil.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Stephen Peters and other top speakers and celebrities.