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June 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
Sonoran Sky 3, Arizona Grand Resort & Spa
8000 Arizona Grand Pkwy
AZ 85044

*Schedule is subject to change and will be updated as information becomes available.

Course No. 3018

RETRO BILL is a favorite with D.A.R.E. officers, school resource officers, crime prevention partners, educators and character-based children’s advocates worldwide. His informative, demonstrative and entertaining course is instructed by someone who really knows kids K-12th, as RETRO BILL is one of the most “in-demand” K-12th grade Motivational Speakers in the United States and Canada!

Through humor, props and visual teaching techniques, the supercharged RETRO BILL inspires & motivates officers, crime prevention presenters, educators and children’s advocates to be the best role-models they can be, and on how to “wow” and “connect” with students from K-12th Grade. He provides new and engaging ways to boost the effectiveness of classroom visitations and overall interaction with elementary, middle and school students!

RETRO BILL advises on creative & effective ways to connect with students regarding a variety of topics, including: bullying, conflict resolution, gangs, internet & social media safety, goal-setting and the dangers of drugs, alcohol and tobacco.

*El horario está sujeto a cambios y se actualizará a medida que la información esté disponible.

Numero de Curso 3018

RETRO BILL es un favorito con D.A.R.E. oficiales, oficiales de recursos escolares, socios de prevención del crimen, educadores y defensores de los niños basados en el carácter en todo el mundo. Su curso informativo, demostrativo y entretenido es impartido por alguien que realmente conoce a los niños de K-12, ¡ya que RETRO BILL es uno de los oradores motivacionales con mayor demanda de K-12 en los Estados Unidos y Canadá!

A través del humor, los accesorios y las técnicas de enseñanza visual, el sobrealimentado RETRO BILL inspira y motiva a los oficiales, presentadores de prevención de delitos, educadores y defensores de los niños a ser los mejores modelos a seguir, y cómo “sorprender” y “conectar” con los estudiantes. de K-12 grado. ¡Él proporciona nuevas y atractivas formas de aumentar la efectividad de las visitas a los Sonoran Skyes de clase y la interacción general con los estudiantes de primaria, secundaria y escuela!

RETRO BILL asesora sobre formas creativas y efectivas de conectarse con los estudiantes con respecto a una variedad de temas, que incluyen acoso escolar, resolución de conflictos, pandillas, seguridad en Internet y redes sociales, establecimiento de objetivos y los peligros de las drogas, el alcohol y el tabaco.



Presenter | Presentador

RETRO BILL - "The Official D.A.R.E. Safety & Self-Esteem Buddy" is based in Beverly Hills, California.

RETRO BILL is currently one of the most in-demand Kindergarten through 12th Grade Motivational Speakers in North America. His tour schedule keeps him on the road providing anti-bullying, character-based, career planning, peace building, conflict resolution and good citizenship oriented programs for all ages (Children, Adults and Families) about 300 days a year. He is also a highly in-demand Corporate, Law Enforcement and Educational Conference Motivational Speaker, who provides impactful and entertaining presentations ranging from "Connecting with Kids," to "Customer Service" and "Creative Ways to provide an Exceptional Guest Experience." His school programs "connect with, inspire, inform and empower" Elementary, Middle and High School Students on a variety of themes and topics effecting today's youth (including bullying, peer pressure, social media, gangs, and alcohol, tobacco & drug abuse).

RETRO BILL is currently celebrating his 20th year as part of the D.A.R.E. Family. He has been a Motivational Speaker for 30 years, and has literally spoken to MILLIONS of FANS Worldwide! He has delivered presentations in all 50 United States and throughout all of the Provinces of Canada, and in the Caribbean Islands. He's received countless accolades from Government, Educational, Law Enforcement, Corporate and Entertainment Business dignitaries and organizations. CNN's Larry King has called RETRO BILL "a supercharged Mr. Rogers for the 21st Century." High compliments indeed.

RETRO BILL is a Graduate of the University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television. He attended USC on a scholarship from Director/Producer Steven Spielberg. RETRO BILL (aka Director/Writer/Producer Bill Russ) directed the Award-Winning film "The Last Ride" (starring Academy-Award Winning actor Ben Johnson). RETRO BILL (Bill Russ) has also directed television commercials, tv specials and numerous music videos (including videos for Kenny G, Michael McDonald, Michael Bolton and Patti Austin to mention a few). RETRO BILL also directed and starred in Award-Winning "D.A.R.E. Safety Tips starring RETRO BILL" video, which has been utilized by D.A.R.E. Officers Worldwide since 2001, and remains a HUGE HIT with Grades K-5 students in every classroom it is shown in to this day!

Currently, in addition to his Motivational Speaking Appearances, RETRO BILL (Bill Russ) works as a freelance Artist, a Creative Theatrical Advisor to Cirque du Soleil, a Guest Host/Emcee for "Kirk Franklin's Gospel Brunch" held at House of Blues locations across the USA. RETRO BILL (Bill Russ) continues to provide Character Voice-Overs for commercials and cartoon shows (including most notably, "Spongebob Squarepants").

Recently, RETRO BILL signed on to be the Creative Director for a Michael McDonald "Songbook and Stories" Tour featuring the Grammy-Award Winning Artist performing solo with piano, telling the stories about his many hit songs from 40 years in the music business.