Dr. Sarah Lewis, author of Los Angeles Times bestseller, The Rise: Creativity, the Gift of Failure, and the Search for Mastery, spoke at The Hun School of Princeton on Tuesday, November 17th as part of the School’s Centennial Speaker Series. Dr. Lewis’ message to students and faculty was about the propulsive potential of failure as a path innovation. Dr. Lewis provided dozens of examples of individuals who, in the face of a momentary or repetitive failure, went on to great achievements.
Studies about the impact of homework on students are about as common as homework itself. For decades, educational researchers have studied various aspects of homework – its impact on student achievement, stress levels, the ideal duration, longitudinal studies across age groups – and the list goes on.
Six Hun School student-athletes signed National Letters of Intent on Wednesday, November 11th and made official commitments to NCAA Division I institutions. Through their dedication in the classroom and on athletic fields, they will go on to some of the nation’s most competitive and prestigious universities.
The Hun School of Princeton is an independent, coeducational, private day and boarding college preparatory school. Student-centered, hands-on learning prepares students for the global community in which they will live and work.