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Inspirational Videos
from World Changers

Tedx Talk: Jeff Sandefer

Jeff is the founder of the original Acton Academy.

Ted Talk: Sugata Mitra

Sugata Mitra has done amazing research concerning children and how much they can accomplish without any adults around.

Ted Talk: Sal Kahn

Most of us have heard about Kahn Academy. Forget the grades, let's teach for mastery!

Tedx Talk: Todd Rose

The Myth of Average: the dangers and consequences of designing education based on averages.

Ted Talk: Sir Ken Robinson

Does the traditional school system kill students creativity?

Ted Talk: Angela Duckworth

Grit: The power of passion and perseverance