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Mae Jemison:
Teach arts and sciences together

TED2002 · 14:48 · Filmed Feb 2002
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Mae Jemison: Teach arts and sciences together
14:48 · Filmed February 2002 at TED2002 · Subtitles available in 19 languages

Mae Jemison is an astronaut, a doctor, an art collector, a dancer ... Telling stories from her own education and from her time in space, she calls on educators to teach both the arts and sciences, both intuition and logic, as one — to create bold thinkers.

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In 1992, Mae Jemison was the first African-American woman to go into space. She's become a crusader for science education — and for a new vision of learning that combines arts and sciences, intuition and logic. Full bio
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