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The TED Prize is awarded to an individual with a creative, bold vision to spark global change. By leveraging the TED community’s resources and investing $1 million into a powerful idea, each year the TED Prize supports one wish to inspire the world.

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The TED Prize gives a visionary leader the chance to dream bigger, awarding $1 million dollars to an imaginative and high-impact wish for the world.


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Accepting his '08 #TEDPrize, Dave Eggers asks the community to personally, creatively engage w/ local public schools: http://t.co/mfIqCoP23n
TED Prize 3 Aug
#TEDPrize winner Sugata Mitra on @SchoolinCloud & power of self-organized learning around the world: http://t.co/SmboeWnIFV via @guardian
TED Prize 3 Aug
#TEDPrize winner @JamieOliver makes the case for an all-out assault on our ignorance of food in classrooms & beyond: http://t.co/lNtFwrCZD8
TED Prize 31 Jul
Full circle: From "Hole in the Wall" to PhD at Yale, Arun knows the power of #SOLE & @SchoolinCloud. His story: http://t.co/igL7NCPyGC
TED Prize 31 Jul
Classrooms in #France make their @InsideOutProj action statement: "We cherish nature." http://t.co/dy2v8zVwle http://t.co/v5XG171gI4
TED Prize 31 Jul