Kelly Bisogno speaks to 9th graders about why "Leadership is... Inspiring."Mrs. Bisogno's favorite thing about teaching is seeing how students can connect what they learn in school to the bigger picture. She is passionate about art and believes that artists and designers are impacting their communities and the world in meaningful ways. She is proud of her two amazing children, who allow her to re-discover the world through their eyes. One thing that few people know about her is that she has a degree in [email protected] is an independently organized TEDx event based at James River High School in Midlothian, VA.In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations).