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How to escape education's death valley | Sir Ken Robinson

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Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish -- and how current education culture works against them. In a funny, stirring talk he tells us how to get out of the educational "death valley" we now face, and how to nurture our youngest generations with a climate of possibility.
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by rory sly 1 year ago

It's funny how when I'm out of school, I want to learn more...It's almost as if the school system sucks.

by spartjovic 1 year ago

my whole academic life has been so far just studying to pass exams.

by Ilse Leal 1 year ago

Teacher: Grade is just a number.

Also teacher: Judges your future because of your grades

by KNIGHTMARESPAWN 9 months ago

"If you sit kids down hour after hour doing low-grade clerical work, don't be surprised if they start to fidget."

I literally clapped along with the audience.

by GodNotAvailable 11 months ago

the scariest part about this talk is that he is essentially lecturing about freedom.

he's lecturing a room full of americans about the basics of freedom.

by The Agency 11 months ago

6 years later, something has happened: its even worse now.

by Li Hua 1 year ago

This guy: I-

by Delsen 1 year ago

It wasn't until I left school that I discovered how interesting learning can be - including what in school I found tedious.

by jeffed 11 months ago

I often watch this Ted Talk when needing extra encouragement as a home educator. May you Rest In Peace, Sir Ken Robinson. Thank you for sharing your wisdom.

by Gracie Wheeler 3 months ago

"If you're going to tell someone the truth, use comedy, or else they'll kill you."

by DYKWINNING 2 months ago

Who is here after learning about his passing? 😭

Rest in peace, dear sir. Rest in peace. You've inspired many including myself, and we'll do our best to continue carrying your torch.

by Eugene Goh Dik Ern 3 months ago

I just finished college, all these years of schooling have been mostly miserable.

Now I spend a lot of time learning things on youtube for fun and out of curiosity.

by Karl Dilkington 1 year ago

And that is why I have learnt much more on YouTube than in school.

by Tasman Millen 7 months ago

"Children are natural learners. It's a real achievement to put that particular ability out, or to stifle it. Curiosity is the engine of achievement."

by Mark Martens 1 year ago

Me: how to pay taxes

Schools: lava is called magma when underground

by Sean Noone 2 months ago

One of the best Ted talks I ever watched

by Sohail Akbar 1 year ago

I honestly can't decide if this gentleman should become the head of public education in America, or America's next great stand up comedian.

by J. Baird 4 years ago

"Teaching is a creative profession".... wow!! What a revolutionary concept. I LOVE this guy!!

by altareggo 1 year ago

Those people were so worried about missing any irony that they laughed after each phrase. freaky

by Bogdan Yasakov 3 months ago

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