Alan November explains how he would use the first five days of school to lay the groundwork for a year of learning that goes far beyond the test.
Della Rollins By Steve Henn Eighteen months ago Eden Full was finishing up her sophomore year at Princeton University. She was on the crew team as a coxswain. She had spent the previous summer in Kenya building an innovative, low-cost contraption to make solar panels more efficient. Full was glowingly successful — the kind of […]
By Anne Raith Does school prepare students for life? Not necessarily, young entrepreneur Andrew Hsu might say. “At Stanford, I took every business course I could get my hands on. But I’ve actually found interestingly, that they weren’t that useful,” says the 20-year-old, who holds three college degrees in in Neurobiology, Biochemistry and Chemistry. “There […]