7 Ted Talks Every Educator Should Check Out

1. The Power of Belief: Carol Dweck: This talk explores the concept of a growth mindset, where students believe their abilities can improve.

2. How to Make Stress Your Friend: Kelly McGonigal:  This talk reframes stress as a positive force that can enhance performance.

3. Teach Like a Pirate: John Keane:  This energetic talk emphasizes the importance of passion and enthusiasm in teaching.

4. Flip the Classroom: Sal Khan:  Sal Khan's talk introduces the flipped classroom model, where students learn concepts at home and use class time for practice and application.

5. The Danger of a Single Story: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie:  This talk highlights the importance of exposing students to diverse perspectives.

6. Education Reimagined: Sugata Mitra:  Sugata Mitra presents his experiment with hole-in-the-wall computers.

7. Every Kid Needs a Champion: Rita Pierson:  This heartwarming talk emphasizes the importance of building positive relationships with students.

These TED Talks offer valuable insights, inspiration, and practical strategies that educators can incorporate into their classrooms to create a more engaging and effective learning experience for their students.