Val Oliver

The Power of Yo

Most of us have had the experience of dealing with children.  Teachers experience a dilemma each academic year as a new group of students enters their classroom.  Within the first few days, most teachers have probably identified the range of learning styles that students have to challenge that teacher during the remainder of the year. …

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Val Oliver – Demonstrating Yo-Yos, Spin Tops & More!

Val Oliver has been entertaining young and old alike in schools and libraries across the country for over 25 years. Her fun and upbeat demonstration of the art of yo-yo and top spinning keeps all ages engaged and entertained.  Her highly acclaimed “Science of Spin” show not only demonstrates spinning skill toys, but also introduces the science behind these toys, as well as providing tips on getting started and successfully using the yo-yo.