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Film Screening: Most Likely to Succeed

Date:
October 19, 2017 6:30 pm
End Date:
October 19, 2017 8:30 pm
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MLTS_eventbritebannerMost Likely to Succeed examines the history of education in the United States, revealing the growing shortcomings of conventional education methods in today’s innovative world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to revolutionize teaching as we know it. After seeing this film, the way you think about “school” will never be the same.

Directed by acclaimed documentarian Greg Whiteley, the film has been an official selection of two dozen of the world’s top film festivals, including Sundance, Tribeca, AFI, Cleveland, Dallas, Milwaukee, Sarasota, Seattle, Virginia, and Bergen. It’s been featured at leading conferences on education, including ASU/GSV, SXSWedu, Harvard/Goldman Sachs, and New Schools Venture Fund. Audience members call it the most compelling film ever done on the topic of school.

This film screening will be followed by a panel discussion featuring:

Melinda Alcosser – Co-founder, CELC Middle School

Meredith Gavin – Co-founder, New Haven Academy

Maryann Dupuis – Head of School, Watkinson School

Arati Pandit – Head of School, Cold Spring School

Please register.