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How to learn? From mistakes-Diana Laufenberg shares three surprising things she has learned about teaching -- including a key insight about learning from mistakes.

Don't make people pay for music, says Amanda Palmer: Let them. In a passionate talk that begins in her days as a street performer (drop a dollar in the hat for the Eight-Foot Bride!), she examines the new relationship between artist and fan.

Jamie Oliver's TED Prize wish: Teach every child about food:Sharing powerful stories from his anti-obesity project in Huntington, W. Va., TED Prize winner Jamie Oliver makes the case for an all-out assault on our ignorance of food.

Pamela Ronald: The case for engineering our food --- she makes all the points that need to be made about GMO (to use the name that she said herself is meaningless, for lack of a better word). Anybody who is still against GMO should watch this.

All over the world, there's a growing consensus that our education systems are broken. These educators offer lessons in how we might re-imagine school.