School Speaker

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Overcoming Adversity | Integrity | Enterprise | Raising Student Aspirations

Sabirul Islam is the school speaker of choice for teachers wanting to inspire and raise students aspirations. He has spoken at over 800+ school events worldwide. As a motivational speaker, Sabirul delivers inspirational talks to all year groups.

So, whether you need an school speaker for an assembly, exam preparations, an off-timetable day event, school awards, or teacher’s training days. Sabirul has an abundance of experience as he shares powerful and moving life stories, that inspire and empower students and teachers of all ages.

Did you know, Sabirul also works with schools to design and deliver bespoke enterprise day programmes for schools? His signature Teen-Trepreneur: Strike as the Next Tycoon board game is used as a key practical enterprise learning tool for students.

Finally, if you’re planning an event and need a school speaker, then do get in touch, the booking form is below.

Sabirul has been a school speaker for over 15 years

Sabirul has always had a deep passion to inspire and educate students ever since his teenage life having become an entrepreneur at the age of 14.

The first book he wrote at the age of just 17 was titled The World at Your Feet: Turning Your Vision into Reality. A book written to instil an enterprising and can-do mentality for students to always dream big.

As a school speaker, his message has always been to help students learn to navigate their own career pathway. To inspire them to learn from mistakes, overcome adversity and not see rejection as a form of failure but an opportunity.

He is a unique storyteller using drama, props and humour, to share his own personal experiences as to why being born and raised in deprived community should not stop you from achieving your personal ambitions.

topics sabirul covers as a motivational school speaker

1) Discovering dreams and ambitions
2) How to learn from rejection and failure
3) Overcoming adversity
4) Importance of accountability

5) How to be enterprising
6) Overcoming the cultural stereotype
7) Drugs and knife crime
8) Respecting your personal values
9) Learning to be resilient

Each topic is delivered through personal storytelling, unique themes, and lots of humor. Also, he is known for his vibrant and magnetic on-stage personality, which always has students glued to his speech from the very first moment.

His talks vary in length from 30mins up to 2hrs and is fully flexible to your timetable.

Watch one of Sabirul’s TED Talks to get an idea of what he delivers as a speaker.

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Learn what inspired Sabirul to make a difference?


“Sabirul was a brilliant speaker, who pitched his talk at just the right level for our students. They left with enthusiasm, self-belief and ideas. The students are still buzzing about it now.”
School Speaker
Hilary Foster
City of Leicester College
“Truly incredible from beginning to end! His presentation was pitched perfectly for our students who sat in stunned silence listening intently to his amazing story. We really couldn’t have asked for a more passionate or inspirational speaker.”
School Speaker
Lisa Green
The National Enterprise Academy
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