The screening of the popular documentary, sponsored by A Renaissance School of Arts and Sciences and Alder College, will be followed by a panel and audience discussion moderated by our own President & CEO, Thor Prichard. He will be joined by three educators to discuss the implications and opportunities highlighted in the film.
The screening takes place on Thursday, April 19, 2018, at the McMenamins Mission Theatre. Doors open at 5:30pm, film begins at 6:30pm. Panel discussion follows the film. All ages welcome. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door.
About the Film
Most Likely To Succeed is a thought-provoking documentary that reveals the shortcomings of the conventional model of education in today's rapidly changing world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to reframe education as we know it, inspiring school communities to reimagine what students and teachers are capable of doing. To date, the film has screened for thousands of audiences around the world, igniting conversations and empowering change along the way.
Directed by acclaimed documentarian Greg Whiteley, the film has been named “among the best education documentaries ever produced” by Education Week , and called a “smart and engaging look at education in the 21st century” by The Hollywood Reporter . Edutopia states “this film should be watched by every caring parent and educator who wants to improve the learning process.” Most Likely To Succeed is an official selection of many of the nation’s top film festivals, including the prestigious 2015 Sundance Film Festival and Tribeca Film Festival . View the trailer online: MLTSfilm.org