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TED Talks Education

Rita Pierson: Build Relationships With Your Students

7:48Expires: 05/03/16

Educator Rita Pierson calls on teachers to build relationships with their students. She also shares examples of how she instills pride in even her lowest performing students, letting them know they deserve the best education as much as any other student.

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TED Talks Education

Hear inspiring leaders on the topic of learning in this TED project hosted by John Legend.

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TED Talks Education

Angela Duckworth: What Is Grit?

What's the best predictor of success in a person's life? Grit, says Dr. Angela Duckworth.

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Angela Duckworth: What Is Grit?

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Bill Gates: Our Teachers Deserve Better

“The system we have today isn’t fair to [teachers]. It’s not fair to students."

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Bill Gates: Our Teachers Deserve Better

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Geoffrey Canada: The Need for Innovation

The CEO and president of the Harlem Children's Zone says we must start innovating.

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Geoffrey Canada: The Need for Innovation

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TED Talks Education

John Legend Performs "True Colors"

John Legend, host of TED Talks Education, performs "True Colors," live at the piano.

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John Legend Performs "True Colors"

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TED Talks Education

Malcolm London: A Poet Performs

Malcolm London performs an excerpt of his poem, “High School Training Ground.”

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Malcolm London: A Poet Performs

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Pearl Arredondo: Good Schools in All Neighborhoods

Pearl Arredondo is a Los Angeles educator who overcame the odds stacked against her.

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Pearl Arredondo: Good Schools in All Neighborhoods

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Ramsey Musallam: Curiosity Comes First

Flames, propulsion, and electricity were part of chemistry teacher Ramsey Musallam's talk.

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Ramsey Musallam: Curiosity Comes First

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TED Talks Education

Sir Ken Robinson

The most-watched speaker on TED.com, Sir Ken Robinson is an author and creativity expert.

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Sir Ken Robinson

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TED Talks Education Preview

Musician John Legend hosts TED’s first-ever original television special on May 7, 2013.

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