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from Mental Floss

Lectures for a New Year: Our Broken Educational System

from Edutopia

Snapshot of a Deeper Learning Classroom: Aligning TED Talks to the Four Cs

"If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original." - Sir Ken Robinson

from WeAreTeachers

Monday Motivation: Cool Words from John Lennon, Babe Ruth, and Other Interesting Folk

'Creativity is now as important in education as literacy.' - Sir Ken Robinson via weareteachers #Quotation #Education #Creativity

from Cheeky Kids

Who Will Save the Day?

" build achievement on discovering the individual talents of each child, to put students in an environment where they want to learn and where they can naturally discover their true passions." ~ Sir Ken Robinson

from My Midlife Mayhem By Louisa Simmonds

Self- Esteem And Learning To Love Yourself

“Many highly talented, brilliant, creative people think they’re not — because the thing they were good at at school wasn’t valued, or was actually stigmatized.” — Ken Robinson

from Edutopia

Teacher Summer Reading Recommendations

"It is often said that education and training are the keys to the future." Excerpt from Ken Robinson's book, Out of Our Minds: Learning to be Creative.


I love this quote from Sir Ken Robinson. I've attached a short clip of the part of a speech he gave that includes the quote.


Why is the Most Popular TED talk of All Time about Education? What does this say about the importance of #edu in our society and the improvements that need to be made? Seems huge to me, considering how many TED talks there are.