Classical Academy High School hosted its inaugural TEDxClassicalAcademyHS event featuring students’ ideas centered around the theme Rethinking Tomorrow Together. Hosted by the TEDed Club, speakers were recorded and are featured on the TEDx website and YouTube channel. The club was started by CAHS senior, Alexander Usher, and advisor, Derek Montgomery. The following students and community professionals spoke at the event, and you can view their TEDx talks by clicking on the links below.
Lauren Chiang – The Tragedy of the Commons: A Solution to Selfishness
Michael Brown – Failure is an Option
Alexander Usher – An Engineer’s Obligation to Society
Annelise Jackson – Social Media and the Society We Create
Logan Brown – M: The Most Important Part of STEM
Claire Weston – Can AI predict your cancer outcome?
Nicholas Usher – False First Principles: The Origin of Innovation
Raj Pabari – The Renaissance of Capitalism
Lola McFarlane – Brilliant Bees
Seth Peace – The Science of Laughter
Caleb Schanzenbach – The Identity Crisis
Grace Carrasco – Music in Education
Derek Montgomery – The Politics of Personal Relationships
Students interested in joining the club can reach out to advisor Derek Montgomery at email@example.com.