Alex Lee


Columbia University

Alex Lee is the fifth-grade humanities at The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain. He graduated from Teachers College, Columbia University with a degree in Teaching of English. Alex is enthusiastic about and devoted to empowering student voices, having taught and mentored youth in the U.S., Taiwan, and Hong Kong. A two-time recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship, he has also presented his peer-reviewed research on education at Harvard, Stanford, and Columbia, among others.

The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.