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TED Talks Education

Pearl Arredondo: Good Schools in All Neighborhoods

8:04Expires: 05/08/16

Pearl Arredondo is a Los Angeles educator who overcame the odds stacked against her, beginning in middle school. She traveled out of her district 1.5 hours by bus to get to a better school. After college, she went back to the same middle school to teach, to the surprise of other teachers there. She then went on to found the San Fernando Insthe San Fernando Institute for Applied Media (SFiAM).

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Teens Talk: A Diploma Supports Her Daughter

A teen mother credits her daughter and a math teacher for motivating her to graduate.

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Teens Talk: A Diploma Supports Her Daughter

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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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