Join Us On This Journey

The Power of One Tour

I am going back into the battle with a burning compulsion to tell every adult who works with kids in our school systems that "even on your worst day, you can still be a student’s best hope!"

About The Tour

Join Us On This Journey

The Power of One Tour

I am going back into the battle with a burning compulsion to tell every adult who works with kids in our school systems that "even on your worst day, you can still be a student’s best hope!"

About The Tour

Meet our Founder

Original Freedom Writer Manny Scott

He went from being “unreachable” and “unteachable” to becoming a happily married man, a doting father, a Ph.D. student, a real estate investor, a pilot and one of the nation's most sought after speakers.

About Manny Scott

Meet our Founder

Original Freedom Writer Manny Scott

He went from being “unreachable” and “unteachable” to becoming a happily married man, a doting father, a Ph.D. student, a real estate investor, a pilot and one of the nation's most sought after speakers.

About Manny Scott

How To Be Happy in Hard Times

Start Turning The Page: Write Now!

Download a free copy of our e-book: How to Be Happy in Hard Times.

Our Mission

Our Mission

Ink's mission is to inspire people everywhere to turn the page and equip them to write new, more fulfilling chapters in every area of their lives.

How Can INK Empower You?

Invite Manny to Speak at Your Event

He will inspire people to help others write new, more fulfilling chapters in their lives.

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Equip Yourself and Others Today

From educators to parents to aspiring speakers, we have the tools to help.

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Hear the Latest

Some Kids Don’t Need “Grit;” They Need Healing

I sometimes talk about some of the trauma of my past, and assert, "sometimes kids don't need grit; they need healing." Well, recently, a very nice principal pulled me aside and respectfully challenged my thinking about grit. He said, "Manny, it takes grit to heal.” His statement challenged me to clarify my thinking about the relationship between grit and healing. Here are my brief thoughts.

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Upcoming Event: ASCD’s Empower 18 in Boston, MA

What an honor it will be to keynote alongside Dr. Jill Biden and General Colin Powell next year at ASCD's Empower 18 Conference. Join us in Boston for what I am sure will be a very powerful conference.

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A Teacher Complained, “I Don’t Know Why We Need This.”

Recently, there have been several "racially charged controversies" in a school district, and some district leaders believed that their teachers needed to become more interculturally competent. So they hired me to lead the training. Not everyone was happy about it...

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Hear What Others Are Saying

"I have been in education for 33 years, and this is THE BEST presentation I have ever seen. ... Mr. Scott did in an hour what many teachers have been trying to do for decades. He got 2000 students to do whatever he asked them to do. The atmosphere here has changed! Every student in America needs to experience this." – Superintendent, Oconto, WI

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