Youth

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of youth.

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TED under 20

13 talks • 2h 26m
Talks from scientists, musicians, innovators -- all in their teens. Watch these amazing wunderkinds.

Talks to watch with kids

11 talks • 2h 13m
Fun, informative and captivating talks to inspire young minds.

Re-imagining school

13 talks • 3h 39m
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.

Dave Eggers: 4 talks that are spot-on

4 talks • 39:29
As Dave Eggers says, "The best TED Talks make sense of complicated ideas and trends, and have an elegant simplicity to them. It’s plenty of time to get across a clear and bold idea.” Below, his notes on 4 great talks.
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TED Books

TED Books: Tell Them I Built This

Tell Them I Built This: Transforming Schools, Communities and Lives With Design-Based Education

Through her students' eyes, Emily Pilloton tells the story of the Studio H design/build program in rural North Carolina, living proof of the power of design-driven education.
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TRH: Youth

Episode: The Next Greatest Generation?

Whether you call them Millennials, Generation Y or the Me Generation, one thing’s for certain: This generation of young people will change the world. But how different is this hyper-connected generation from its predecessors? And what will be its legacy? In this hour, we hear from TED speakers searching to define themselves and their generation. Listen now