How to tutor a billion students | Zach Wissner-Gross | TEDxBeaconStreet

How to tutor a billion students | Zach Wissner-Gross | TEDxBeaconStreet

Translator: Silvia Rivera Reviewer: Mile Živković How many times have you been in lecture halls, like this one? Maybe this reminds you of some of you college classes or if you’re a little younger, this is what you have to look forward to, when you get to college, right? Hundreds of people, packed into one […]

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Music is a visual art | Hunter Ewen | TEDxBoulder

Music is a visual art | Hunter Ewen | TEDxBoulder

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’d like to tell you about my eureka moment. Now, I’m a composer, and I work a lot with visual scores, but I didn’t always. For a long time, I struggled with my music. I had a very specific idea in my mind about what I wanted […]

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Music and Art Generation using Machine Learning | Curtis Hawthorne | TEDxMountainViewHighSchool

Music and Art Generation using Machine Learning | Curtis Hawthorne | TEDxMountainViewHighSchool

Translator: Helen Chang Reviewer: David DeRuwe Hi. My name is Curtis Hawthorne. I work with Google Brain on the Magenta project. With the Magenta project, we’re seeking to answer the questions “Can machine learning be used to create compelling pieces of music and art?” “If so, how?” and “If not, why not?” Now these are […]

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59 Days of Independence

59 Days of Independence

[Heather Layton] 59 Days of Independence is a project we started about a year and a half ago. The idea for it is that there are 59 countries in the world that celebrate independence from Great Britain, including our own, so we thought rather than just celebrating our own Independence Day on July 4th, we […]

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School in the USA vs FRANCE: Differences + culture shocks (FRENCH SUBTITLES)

School in the USA vs FRANCE: Differences + culture shocks (FRENCH SUBTITLES)

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Experiential Learning through Art and Museum Experiences | Laci Coppins – Robbins | TEDxUWMilwaukee

Experiential Learning through Art and Museum Experiences | Laci Coppins – Robbins | TEDxUWMilwaukee

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven What makes a good teacher? I mean, think about it. What makes a good teacher? Is it classroom management or test scores? Definitely test scores. (Laughter) Or is it years experience? But what makes a good teacher to you? I’d like to invite you to take a […]

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The “opportunity gap” in US public education — and how to close it | Anindya Kundu

The “opportunity gap” in US public education — and how to close it | Anindya Kundu

My first job out of college was as an academic researcher at one of the largest juvenile detention centers in the country. And every day I would drive to this building on the West Side of Chicago, go through the security checkpoint and walk down these brown, brick hallways as I made my way down […]

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Video: Grinnell College – A Premier Liberal Arts Institution

Video: Grinnell College – A Premier Liberal Arts Institution

I’m here now on the campus of Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa and as I walked by the bookstore I saw these water bottles that say on them, “where the hell is Grinnell?” Grinnell definitely is in…well it’s in Iowa. There’s a lot of corn around it, but this is a cute little town and […]

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Designing Your Life | Bill Burnett | TEDxStanford

Designing Your Life | Bill Burnett | TEDxStanford

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Cristina Bufi-Pöcksteiner Hello, everyone. I’m here to help you design your life. We’re going to use the technique of design thinking. Design thinking is something we’ve been working on at the d.School and in the School of Engineering for over 50 years, and it’s an innovation methodology, works on products, works […]

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