Thank you Girls Innovate for hosting screenings of the documentary “Most Likely to Succeed” in the Bay Area. Everyone, not just edreform-minded folks, should see this film. They make a strong case for why our school system should move to project-based learning approach, by taking the viewer inside the culture and community at High Tech High School in San Diego.
Most Likely to Succeed Trailer from One Potato Productions on Vimeo.
I especially appreciate the call for parents to stop and ask themselves why they are pushing their kids to jump through all these hoops to get into a top college, which perpetuates the false reality that good college = good job.
We must all stop and ask ourselves what is it all for? What do we ultimately want for our children?
It is worth 2min to watch the trailer and hopefully you can find a viewing in your neighborhood.