Valuing One's Self
Shane Koyczan Keynotes - The Speeches by Shane Koyczan highlight the struggles of youth. Koyczan is a poet and a writer whose...
Parents and guardians teach children to stand up for themselves when faced with a dilemma. At a young age, children are already asked to define who they are with that statement of self-identity says Koyczan. If children don't label themselves early on, then their peers will do so.
Children have been conditioned by society to accept the type of identity that was placed upon them. Dismissing the preconceived notions of society to create an identity for themselves is what Koyczan showcases in his self-worth speech.