Autism. It is a neurological disease that is on the rise in the U.S. We have advanced dramatically in diagnosing autism but socially have we grown ? George Smith will be discussing the disease and how it impacts one’s life, and he will show that society needs an open mind, and to be more accepting.
George Smith is a 10th grader at Mission Vista and a member of the MVHS Speech and Debate Team. He also has a love of Star Trek and Star Wars. He is a passionate orator who loves to talk and enjoys spreading ideas as well as listening to the input of his classmates.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx