• XQ: The Super School Project is a "$50 million campaign to conceive of and create the next American high school"
  • Contestant teams must "submit comprehensive plans for teachers, administration and evaluation."
  • Public schools have stagnated while "America has gone from a Model T to a Tesla;" Open call for submissions closes 11/15
  • AJAX Exosuit was assembled by eight high-schoolers and inspired by movies the teens had watched, like Iron Man, The Edge of Tomorrow and Elysium.
  • The group assembled on the weekends as part of the Young Makers program and raised money on Kickstarter
  • AJAX Can hold up to 400 pounds; may have military and commercial applications
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