There’s Still Time to Watch the TEDxYouth Livestream

Our event isn’t until March, but the official YouthDay event happened this weekend in Brooklyn.  Check it out here!

New Year, New Location, New Date!

We are thrilled to announce our 2014-2015 TEDxYouth@FHS event.

This year, for our third-annual event, we will celebrate the YouthDay theme of “Worlds Imagined” on March 7, 2015 at our West Campus location.  Stay tuned for more details about the audition process, speakers, and event specifics!

Meet our 2013 Host of TEDxYouth@FHS

kaylaKayla Hewitt is a Freshman in her second year at Flint Hill School. In her 8th grade year she gave a talk entitled, “Making Dreams Come True.”  She manages the girls Varsity basketball team and is a member of the Jazz Band. Kayla is excited to be a part of Tedx@FHS for the second year in a row.

Remember to REGISTER for the TEDxYouth@FHS event and join us Saturday, December 7th at 1:00!

Importance of Determination, Persistence, and Failure

Sabra McBrideSabra McBride is an 8th grade student who has attended Flint Hill School since junior kindergarten, and she is currently the President of the SCA. Sabra enjoys wake boarding, dirt biking, and playing softball. In her talk, she will discuss the importance of determination, persistence, and even failures in achieving your goals. Her talk will give examples of how greatness has been achieved by those with a strong will and demonstrate how the obstacles we face can be overcome with the right state of mind.

 

Remember to REGISTER for the TEDxYouth@FHS event and join us Saturday, December 7th at 1:00!

Driven by Discovery of Knowledge

Zane HomsiZane Homsi, a self proclaimed Geeksplorer has been a Flint Hill husky for the past 12 years. He is a student athlete, an aspiring Design Thinker and a self-motivated student. He will talk about what it means to be a Geeksplorer and how it impacts the productivity and overall fullness of a person. After making an appearance at last years TEDxYouth day event he looks forward to sharing his desire to become a Geeksplorer–a person who is driven by the discovery of knowledge and an open mindset.

Remember to REGISTER for the TEDxYouth@FHS event and join us Saturday, December 7th at 1:00!

Facing Life’s Challenges

Clare Jessey

Clare Jessey is a senior at Flint Hill School. Ella es Colombiana! She has always been been passionate about art and creativity. When she was 15 years old, she faced the biggest challenge of her life so far; that challenge ignited a spark that set her life on a different path. She discovered that she had a learning disability. She realized that through her artistic ability and creativity, she could not only overcome that challenge but also have confidence to face the next one.

Remember to REGISTER for the TEDxYouth@FHS event and join us Saturday, December 7th at 1:00!

Ambition to Destiny

jared croppedJared Levin is a 16-year old Flint Hill School Sophomore. Jared has always wanted to be the best at whatever he was doing, and he was raised to believe that we have responsibility for our outcomes. This means that if we have a goal, we need to take responsibility for whatever we need to do to achieve that goal. We must create our opportunities and own our outcomes. In his talk, Jared shares his philosophy and personal experiences about the connection between ambition and destiny, and describes the three elements people need to create their own ambition and design the life they want.

Remember to REGISTER for the TEDxYouth@FHS event and join us Saturday, December 7th at 1:00!

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