TED talks don't necessarily prepare students for the next standardized test, but they are perfect to get them thinking critically. Here are some examples of great TED Talks that inspire, provide professional development, and teach.
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February 26, 2015
January 29, 2015
Flipping your classroom is not just about the videos. The flipped classroom really revolves around increased face-to-face interaction between students and teachers.
December 30, 2014
According to new research, the number of teachers flipping lessons is growing significantly. It's not just for the most adventurous educators anymore.
December 22, 2014
With every new technological advance comes the promise of a dramatic transformation in our educational ecosystem. Which one will incite a revolution?
December 02, 2014
Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen's Vulcan Productions and Morgan Spurlock's Cinelan announced today the launch of a collection of educational materials to accompany a short-film series on the economy.
November 24, 2014
There are an estimated 300 million PowerPoint users in the world delivering an estimated 30 million PowerPoint presentations each day. Here are some other options that might work better in the classroom.
November 11, 2014
New evidence suggests that it is not just teachers who make engaging and relevant recordings. Students do too.
October 30, 2014
A new paper, authored by researchers from Zero to Three and Georgetown University, offers evidence-based guidance how to manage youngsters' "screen" experiences via television, smartphones, and other tools.
October 06, 2014
As teachers, we experience many of the pain points of our education system. If you have an idea for a tool that could ease some of those pain points, think about becoming a teacherpreneur.
September 08, 2014
I developed the mindset and fostered the environment to create eduCanon by starting with creative thinking and collaboration while I was a middle school science teacher.