Adam Peterson

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Adam Peterson is an award-winning educator, bestselling author, and nationally recognized speaker. After spending more than a decade as a kindergarten teacher, Adam now uses his knowledge and talents to inspire, educate, and motivate other teachers to create classrooms that encourage creativity, play, and hands-on learning. When he’s not working with teachers on location, Adam spends his time at home creating content for teachers and teaching in his own early learning center. Adam was a featured speaker at TEDxNormal 2019, where he shared his message of making the world a brighter place through his "Be the Yellow" talk and his #betheyellow campaign. He has also published the bestselling book Teach, Play, Learn! with Dave Burgess Consulting. Being a believer that family comes first, Adam spends every free second he has with his beautiful wife, Trisha, and their two amazing children. For more information on where to see Adam speak, or to book him for your own school, visit his website. Visit to learn how to get this inspiring event started at your own school!