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44 Facts About the U.S. Presidents -
mental_floss on YouTube (Ep.52)

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr: Biography for Children,
American History for Kids - FreeSchool

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HERO Animals That SAVED People's Lives

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What Is Christmas All About? | A Charlie Brown Christmas

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What Is Christmas?

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Sesame Street: Hanukkah With Veronica Monica
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The Story of Hanukkah
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Kids History: The First Thanksgiving | History

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Veterans Day For Kids Cartoon!
Learn Fun Facts About Veterans Day For Elementary Students

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Lifetime Achievement Award: Local Hero Awards 2017

This woman and her mate were foster parents for over 40 years.
They gave to so many children in so many ways.
They are a true inspiration and true heroes!
See and hear about them, here.

Diver Rescues Elephant Struggling To Breathe In Deep Waters

Bet You Didn't Know: Bet You Didn't Know:
Independence Day | History

What do you wish to say about your Dad?

Kids Talk About Their Dads As Father's Day Approaches

Presidents Song/US Presidents for kids

A song with some AWESOME facts!

Check it out!


Amazing Kids With Incredible Talent

These are some incredibly talented children. What is your talent?
We all have one or more of them! Discover yours!
(And, you do not have to be 'The Best'! Because there is always
someone better than you. So what?
That hasn't prevented famous people from pursuing their dreams.
And, it should not stop you!


Whatever your or your family and friends' views of President Trump,
he is the current and 45th American President. Watch history in the making.

The 58th Presidential Inauguration of
Donald J. Trump (Full Video) | NBC News

Reverand Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King's Last Speech: "I've Been To The Mountaintop"

If you want to achieve your goals, don't focus on them:
Reggie Rivers at TEDxCrestmoorParkED

Click here for the video!


Students pack meal for Thanksgiving

Kids Try 100 Years of Thanksgiving Dishes | Bon Appetit

Dwight Howard & Family Serve Thanksgiving Dinner
To Foster Kids

2016 Veterans Day Tribute

Every year, this elementary school honors their students' veteran family members with a video and a special ceremony. Click here for the video!

Veterans Day Explanation for Kids

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Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year for Jews.

Yom Kippur in 60 Seconds


Shalom Sesame: Kids Talk About Rosh Hashanah


It's Rosh Hashanah- Happy Jewish New Year!
Mayim Bialik


Chicago's Best Giving Back: Inspiration Kitchens

Chicago's Best


"Aspergers" : not what you think it is

Krister Palo | TEDxYouth@ISH


The origin of Memorial Day
CBS This Morning


NOTE: This is not a political website. That said, I believe that
the following video is something Americans should listen to.
With their families. For much of our 'Freedom' is due to
the bravery and sacrifices of our military men and women.

Ronald Reagan A Soldiers Pledge Listen Learn Remember


Moms are Special Heroes!

The Mother's Day Song: A funny song for Mother's Day


Make your brain smarter: it's not what you think:
Sandra Chapman, Ph.D. at TEDxRockCreekPark


The 9 BEST Scientific Study Tips


Boy Saves Bus Driver


A Hero Teen and the Police Officer He Saved


Teenage hero saves woman from kidnapping


BBC News - How to raise a chess champion


Homelessness is a serious situation in America (and elsewhere). It impacts families as well as individuals, including those women and men who have served the country in the military. This eye-opener has been viewed over 18 million times.



Over 41 million people have watched this video!

How Does A Homeless Man Spend $100?
By Josh Paler Lin


Sometimes It Are 'The Anonymous Strangers' Who Save A Life


7-year-old boy jumps into action to save aunt's life


Teen uses CPR training to help save woman's life


Pianist and singer Isaac melts the Judges' hearts |
Britain's Got Talent 2015


One Day Boston Children's Chorus 4th of July 2014


Father's Day


Happy Father's Day, Mom


Math Rocks... "Geometry is Killa-Hot" -
The Ron Clark Academy


Terminally ill teen vows to raise thousands for charity
after being told rare cancer...


Average student speech-a motivational for you all


Are You A Visual Thinker?


Math Bites with Danica McKellar

Worth noting is that Danica went from being 'an average child' to a TV star
(The Wonder Years and more recent hit shows),
to being a New York Times best-selling author, 3 times,
to being a highly recognized mathematician!


Cyber Bullying Virus


What Are Community Values?


Feeding The Homeless - Ottawa


NOTE: We do not necessarily endorse other videos in the 'Kid President' series
or those by SoulPancake. However, this video is worth watching!

Kid President's Pep Talk to Teachers and Students!


 Teenagers organise charity bed push
to raise funds for children's hospital


See This Amazing Light Show For The Holidays!

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Hiliarious and Amazing Christmas Light Show 2014 -
Can Can Featured on Great Christmas Light Fight!


A Soldiers Silent Night / Soldier's Silent Night /
Night Before Christmas Full Version 2010


Children celebrate interfaith holiday message in Australia


Heroic Teen Christian Gunter Saves Disabled Vets
From Arkansas Tornado


Teen Amputee Rescues 3 Legged Dog


Dorian Beshara, a 6 Year Young Hero!

Child gets big reward for helping elderly neighbor


How to Take Great Notes


Let It Go (Testing Parody)

Learning needs to be valuable and a huge part of that is making it fun!
Well, here are teachers from the Turtle Lake Elementary School in Shoreview, MN. And, they certainly know how to reach students. How do I know? Well, watch this and tell whether or not you wish that you had teachers who could relate to you, as these, obviously can.
We invite teachers to submit their own video of 5 minutes or less in duration to: russ@SpecialHeroes.com. And, who knows? We might present it here for othes to enjoy and learn from!


Why do Americans and Canadians celebrate Labor Day?
- Kenneth C. Davis

Whatever you or your family members think of unions, this day is intricately bound with them. And, efforts to end child labor, among other terrible policies of the time.


EDAR (Everyone Deserves A Roof)


Wes Samuela


High School Students Raise $20K for Children's Hospital

What would bring jocks, cheerleaders, nerds, orchestra geeks, and just about every type of student, together to sing 68 songs in 6 1/2 minutes?
Why to raise $20,000 for a children's hospital, of course!

Perhaps this is something that will inspire you.
Whether a traditional student/one taking classes on-line/one being home-schooled!


Nathan Tucker


Charles Alexander

Homeless Man Who Was A Former Crip Gang Leader,
Saves Dallas Police Officer from Attack


LeAnn Holexa and Captain Guy Pinkman


Memory and Concentration Techniques


Please remember and honor the brave men and women
who have sacrificed their lives, their health, their families...
their all, so that you and others
could live 'free'.


Nekabari Goka


Sam Berns, despite having a rare and fatal condition,
taught many of us what truly matters in life.
He has passed,
but his message, wisdom, and warmth

Sam Berns Tribute Video


'Jocks' Who Are 'Real Men'


Christopher Duffley
A young, blind, and autistic hero and inspiration in his own special way.


Texas Teens Save A Kidnap Victim


15-Yr-Old Kelvin Doe Wows M.I.T.


Phillip Phillips - Home - Piano Cover By Blind Teen Kuha'o

Please do not call this blind young man 'disabled'. May he be an inspiration to all.


Food 4 Less


Art From The Heart!



Public Speaking Tips and Presentation Skills


An Unlikely Hero
From An Animal Shelter


Wheelchair-Bound Louisiana Teen
Scores Touchdown For High School


Teen Chooses To Overcome A Great Adversity,
Along With A Great Attitude


How To Write A Research Paper


A Unique Video By Teens For Teens

Teens Vs Texting: An Anti Texting and Driving Campaign


The Misconceptions of Being Homeschooled
(Note that the above is the video's title. Likewise, not all homeschool situations are as those portrayed here.
However, it does show you hwo it can work depending upon the family involved.)


Teenage Boy Saves Child From A House Fire


Kailee Gibson, www.ComfortCrew.Org,
and so many children of the miltary:
Thank you for your service!


Don't Ever Judge Someone By Looks Alone -
Everyone Has A Gift To Share!



An Amazing Graduation Speech:
'You Are Not Special'


Teen Entrepreneurship!


Pennies Do Count,
Just As Kids Trying To Save A Schoolmate Does!


Public Speaking Tips
Learn Some Valuable Lessons For A Valuable Skill


Nathan Pustka
Some Say He Is Disabled, I Say That He Is Uniquely Enabled!


A Hero In The Classroom
There are great children in public, private, and home schools.


I Challenge You To Watch This 'Home Movie'
And Not To Cry, While Feeling Incredibly Inspired,
At The Same Time.
Please share this with others. Thank you!


These Young Ladies Are NOT Airheads
Check Out Their Advice On This Topic Of...


Young Teen Is Out To Change The World -
$2 At A Time!


An Amazing Plymouth, MA
Thanksgiving Parade Celebration
With An Unexpected 'Surprise'


This Video Says So Much!
'Especially' at 3 minutes and 10 seconds.


Teen Gets Over $100,000 in Grants & Prizes!
While Creating A New, Incredible Way To Test For Cancer!

Who Says That You Are 'Too Young' To Contribute To Medicine/ Science/ Or... ?


World Champion Archer
Hits A 'Bulls-Eye' With No Arms
But Lots Of Heart!


How Young Do You Have To Be To Make A Difference
In People's Lives?


Teenage Hero


From: Tim Janis "Celebrate America" on Vermont PBS
(Tim is an amazing composer with a heart as wide as all outdoors!)


Boost Your Confidence


A Young American Hero


This Is A Teenage Heroine!


A Formula For Success In Life
Based On The Actions Of Those Who 'Made It'!


An Incredibly Inspirational Video From The X-Factor Show


Over 1.2 Million Viewings Of This Short Video
Although this is not a religious site, we invite you to watch this short,
but moving video. For even if you choose to disregard the religious message
shown at the end of it, you will likely be greatly touched & inspired.





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