Learning becomes a movement: TEDxYouth@Hewitt is the best example of when students are given the power to shape their own education Student-organized. Student-curated. Students inspired. Watch the video and meet the speakers for this year’s 2015 TEDxYouth@Hewitt, including Hewitt alumna Jenny Green Powers, Class of 1989. Register for TEDxYouth@Hewitt, click here.
I watched last night’s dress rehearsal with wonder and admiration for a striking production of Our Town, a national treasure. The DiCapo Theater, like the Danny Kaye Playhouse, has taken Hewitt theatrical production to a new level. The acting, staging, lighting, sound, set and seating were exciting and captivating. Don’t miss these first performances at [...]
As early as kindergarten, we encourage our students to be their own makers. This year… Kindergarten students are creating imaginative sculptures with found objects inspired by their firsthand experience of Jeff Koons: A Retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art. In 7th grade Robotics, students are studying the engineering and technology of E-ZPass tolls as a [...]