Category Archives: Press/Events


March 2, 2016
Speaking Engagement – Celebrate Superpowers: Ignite Every Child’s Potential to Contribute to the Greater Good
San Diego Interfaith Ministerial Association, San Diego, CA

July 9-12, 2016
American School Counselor Association (ASCA) Conference
New Orleans, LA

August, 2016
Kids for Peace Build a School in Kenya Tour
Nairobi, Migori & Mikei, Kenya

Stay tuned for updates! Emma has lots of fun activities coming up in 2016 to celebrate neurodiversity and to empower kids to use their superpowers!

Recent Past Events:

December 12, 2015
Cozy Holiday Cooking Class

The Good Food Factory, Encinitas, CA

October 19-23, 2015
Michigan School Visit Tour: Celebrating Your Superpowers to Make the World a Better Place
Southeastern MI

September 21, 2015
Kids for Peace – Peace Day Challenge
Carlsbad, CA

September 12, 2015
Unity 4 Orphans Soccer Day
La Gloria, Mexico

July 31-August 2, 2015
Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) Conference
Los Angeles, CA

July 10, 2015
Morgan Spurlock’s Geeks for Peace, a private event benefiting Kids for Peace
Comic Con, San Diego, CA

June 27- 30th, 2015
American School Counselor Association (ASCA) Conference
Phoenix, AZ




Huffington Post – You Are Unique For a Reason: An Interview with Author and Advocate Emma Lesko

Susan Cain’s Quiet Revolution – An Interview with Emma

Kids for Peace, Great Kindness Challenge: Children on Autism Spectrum Overturn Commonly Held Myths about the Disorder through Kindness

Geek Club Books: Emma Lesko, an Advocate for Diversity and Inclusion in Children’s Literature