A Gifted Young Speaker Delivers a Powerful Monologue About Believing in His Generation

Aired on 11/17/2008 | CC tv-pg
Dalton Sherman was born with the gift of the gab. When the 10-year-old appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show in 2008, he had already won a $1,000 prize in a Martin Luther King Jr. rhetorical contest and had been invited by the Dallas Independent School District to speak in front of 17,000 teachers and administrators. Here, watch as the talented fourth-grader wows Oprah's audience with a rousing speech about young people and their potential.