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Who is Cory J

Cory J a professional speaker and advocate for the educational development of self-awareness, self-management, and social-awareness in schools for youth. Cory J has numerous social-emotional learning (SEL) certifications, training and over a decade of experience working with young individuals as a counselor, coach, tutor, professional mentor, and speaker. He has brought hundreds of students to overcome personal insecurities and step into their value, achieve their goals and stand with self-confidence. (Check out the "About..." page to learn more)


Speaking engagements followed by interactive workshops

Cory J would like to schedule an interactive workshop following his keynote talk so that attendees can have a hands-on experience applying the keynote lesson to their own lives.

"The only source of knowledge is experience" -Albert Einstein


Keynote Talks and Workshop Topics: 

All Keynotes and Workshops incorporate SEL Core Competencies :) 

Keynote: Time To Be Me  Workshop: 5W's to LIKE who you are

Keynote: Time To Stand Up  Workshop: 3C's Character, Choices, Communication


*All engagements are suitable for young individuals 14-22 years of age 

What People Say About Cory J

"I have observed Cory's professional abilities reinforce student and adult social, emotional, and academic development (SEAD) founded in equitable and diverse learning practices."

Tara Madden-Dent, Ph.D.

MTSS & SEAD Liaison at Office for a Safe and Respectful Learning Environment

Nevada Department of Education


—  Name, Title

Images of Where Students Minds Go in Class

How we can bring them back to learning

During The Time Machine Table Talks, workshop Cory J brings the attendees to a safe place mentally and emotionally where everyone is able to share their thoughts, ideas, emotions and actions. Attendees will get involved with their past, present and future lives. The exercises have been created to bring attendees to take responsibility for their lives no matter where they sit.   

Cory J's YouTube Channel: 90 Seconds to Knowing Social Emotional Learning

Schedule Cory J for Speaking engagements & Self Awareness Workshops 

You won't know unless you ask! Connect with Cory and see how he can help.