TED talks

TED Talks for the Family

TED is a non-profit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. While most of these talks are intended for adults, TED has created a playlist of 10 videos for families to watch together. The talks range from nature to the best kindergarten you’ve ever seen to what adults can learn… Read more

What do we do with all this big data?

We are not passive consumers of data and technology. We shape the role it plays in our lives and the way we make meaning from it, but to do that, we have to pay as much attention to how we think as how we code. We have to ask questions, and hard questions, to move… Read more

The Growth Mindset

Here’s a TED talk from Carol Dweck on the power of believing that you can improve.  In this talk, she describes two ways to think about a problem that’s slightly too hard for you to solve. Are you not smart enough to solve it … or have you just not solved it yet?