Orlando Magic Star Aaron Gordon Joins Local Kids During Disney Youth Education Series Program at Walt Disney World Resort

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (July 12, 2019) – Orlando Magic star Aaron Gordon and 30 local under-served youngsters from his CodeOrlando summer academy took part in an innovative and magical Disney Youth Education Series program at Walt Disney World Resort. The program, entitled “Energy and Waves Physics Lab,’’ teaches kids the “science behind the magic’’ of Walt Disney World Resort.

The youngsters and Gordon, who was accompanied by his mother Shelly Davis-Gordon, a former engineer, learned about energy, sound and light through various technology used in Fantasyland, the Haunted Mansion and Mickey’s PhilharMagic.

The program is one of several Disney Youth Programs offered to students at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Disneyland Resort in California that use the magic of Disney parks to spark creativity and unlock the potential in every student.

For more on Disney Youth Programs, visit www.disneyyouthprograms.com.