Talks by Brilliant Kids and Teens | TED.com | Fifteen-year-old Tavi Gevinson had a hard time finding strong female, teenage role models, so she built a space where they could find each other. At TEDxTeen, she illustrates how the conversations on sites like Rookie, her wildly popular web magazine for and by teen girls, are putting a new, unapologetically uncertain and richly complex face on modern feminism >>> Please Pin Now and Be Inspired Later <<<
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Sugata Mitra: The child-driven education - Education scientist Sugata Mitra tackles one of the greatest problems of education -- the best teachers and schools don't exist where they're needed most. In a series of real-life experiments from New Delhi to South Africa to Italy, he gave kids self-supervised access to the web and saw results that could revolutionize how we think about teaching.