Phillips Academy graduates and Waldorf parents, Caroline Horner (PA’90), Jon Cosco (PA’89), and Suzanne Wright (PA’85) invite you to visit Phillips Academy for a community address and discussion on “What is Character?” with Angela Duckworth, PhD, bestselling author of Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, University of Pennsylvania professor, and Character Lab Founder and CEO.
The discussion will take place on Wednesday, September 13, 6:30 -7:30 p.m., at Phillips Academy in Andover with a Q&A and book signing to follow.
In her talk, Duckworth will explain the importance of three different kinds of character strengths:
Our group will gather after the presentation for approximately 30 min to share our own reflections on how the processes of character development are reflected in a Waldorf education.
If you would like to attend, please email Larissa Mils with your name and number of tickets by Tuesday, September 12 —space is limited!