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"How Studying Privilege Systems Can Strengthen Compassion": Peggy McIntosh at TEDxTimberlaneSchools

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TED...
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Atul Gawande: How do we heal medicine?

http://www.ted.com Our medical systems are broken. Doctors are capable of extraordinary (and expensive) treatments, but they are losing their core focus: act...
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Reimagining Learning: Richard Culatta at TEDxBeaconStreet

Richard Culatta identifies 3 major challenges with our current approach to education and suggests how a shift to personalized learning is the key to the futu...
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Charles Leadbeater: The era of open innovation | Video on TED.com

In this deceptively casual talk, Charles Leadbeater weaves a tight argument that innovation isn't just for professionals anymore. Passionate amateurs, using new tools, are creating products and paradigms that companies can't.
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TEDxYouth@Manchester 2011 - Julian Baggini - Is There A Real You?

One of the best known philosophers in the UK, Julian will ask the question 'Is There A Real You? He will draw on the research supporting his latest book 'The...
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Cameron Herold: Let's raise kids to be entrepreneurs | Video on TED.com

Bored in school, failing classes, at odds with peers: This child might be an entrepreneur, says Cameron Herold. In his talk, he makes the case for parenting and education that helps would-be entrepreneurs flourish -- as kids and as adults.
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The Power of Belief - Mindset and Success: Eduardo Briceno at TEDxManhattanBeach

The way we understand our intelligence and abilities deeply impacts our success. Based on social science research and real life examples, Eduardo Briceño art...
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Amy Tan: Where does creativity hide? | Video on TED.com

Novelist Amy Tan digs deep into the creative process, looking for hints of how hers evolved.
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TEDxBYU - David Wiley - An Interdisciplinary Path to Innovation

David Wiley, Associate Professor of Instructional Psychology and Technology, discusses the future of education. He argues that the mass personalization of ed...
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Turning Fear Into Fuel: Jonathan Fields at TEDxCMU 2010

How to turn fear from a source of anxiety and paralysis into fuel for action and achievement. Jonathan Fields is a former private equity attorney turned life...
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Peter Singer: The why and how of effective altruism | Video on TED.com

If you're lucky enough to live without want, it's a natural impulse to be altruistic to others. But, asks philosopher Peter Singer, what's the most effective way to give?
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Philip Zimbardo: The psychology of time

http://www.ted.com Psychologist Philip Zimbardo says happiness and success are rooted in a trait most of us disregard: the way we orient toward the past, pre...
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Teaching for Tomorrow: Flipped Learning

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How students are learning is changing, just ask Aaron Sams, a Flipped Learning Pioneer. In Flipped Learning, students watch podcasts of their teacher's lectu...
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Kiran Sethi: Kids, take charge | Video on TED.com

Kiran Bir Sethi shows how her groundbreaking Riverside School in India teaches kids life's most valuable lesson: "I can." Watch her students take local issues into their own hands, lead other young people, even educate their parents.
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How art can help you analyze - Amy E. Herman

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-art-can-help-you-analyze-amy-e-herman Can art save lives? Not exactly, but our most prized professionals (doc...
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Extracurricular empowerment: Scott McLeod at TEDxDesMoines

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WHERE GOOD IDEAS COME FROM by Steven Johnson

One of our most innovative, popular thinkers takes on-in exhilarating style-one of our key questions: Where do good ideas come from? With Where Good Ideas Co...
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Malcolm Gladwell: The unheard story of David and Goliath | Video on TED.com

It's a classic underdog tale: David, a young shepherd armed only with a sling, beats Goliath, the mighty warrior. The story has transcended its biblical origins to become a common shorthand for unlikely victory.
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Kirby Ferguson: Embrace the remix | Video on TED.com

Nothing is original, says Kirby Ferguson, creator of Everything is a Remix. From Bob Dylan to Steve Jobs, he says our most celebrated creators borrow, steal and transform.
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Elizabeth Loftus: The fiction of memory | Video on TED.com

Psychologist Elizabeth Loftus studies memories. More precisely, she studies false memories, when people either remember things that didn't happen or remember them differently from the way they really were.
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TEDxVancouver - Nazanin Afshin-Jam - Voice for the Voiceless

For as long as she can remember, Nazanin Afshin-Jam has had people tell her what she couldn't do, and then she did it anyway. Sharing the story of a personal...
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TEDxSF - Mel Robbins - F--- YOU - How To Stop Screwing Yourself Over

Mel Robbins is a married working mother of three, an ivy-educated criminal lawyer, and one of the top career and relationship experts in America. Widely resp...
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The Great Porn Experiment: Gary Wilson at TEDxGlasgow

In response to Philip Zimbardo's "The Demise of Guys?" TED talk, Gary Wilson asks whether our brains evolved to handle the hyperstimulation of today's Intern...
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Eric Berlow and Sean Gourley: Mapping ideas worth spreading | Video on TED.com

What do 24,000 ideas look like? Ecologist Eric Berlow and physicist Sean Gourley apply algorithms to the entire archive of TEDx Talks, taking us on a stimulating visual tour to show how ideas connect globally.
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Philip Zimbardo: The psychology of evil

http://www.ted.com Philip Zimbardo knows how easy it is for nice people to turn bad. In this talk, he shares insights and graphic unseen photos from the Abu ...
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