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Home/Tag: TED

5 ways to live (and thrive) while social distancing

2020-04-01T03:04:34+02:00April 1st, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

The novel coronavirus has dramatically changed how we spend time and share physical and virtual space with each other. On Friday, March 27, conflict mediator and author Priya Parker joined head of TED Chris Anderson and current affairs curator Whitney Pennington Rodgers on TED Connects to discuss what we all can do to stay connected [...]

How TED-Ed is helping families, students and teachers navigate the COVID-19 pandemic

2020-03-27T03:04:43+01:00March 27th, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic’s unprecedented impact on education systems worldwide, TED’s award-winning youth and education initiative TED-Ed is focused on providing free, high-quality educational resources to millions of families around the globe. TED-Ed’s existing library of free, video-based lessons has been built by a network of 500,000 educators, spans all ages and subjects and [...]

New initiatives from TED to share ideas, build community and stay hopeful

2020-03-23T03:00:30+01:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

(Photo: Ryan Lash / TED) Now more than ever is the time for community. The extended team at TED is working hard to keep you connected, deliver thoughtful news and insights from world leaders, and offer opportunities to volunteer from the safety of your homes. Here’s a recap of the various resources we’re making immediately [...]

Join us for TED Connects: live, daily conversations from TED

2020-03-23T03:00:28+01:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

On Monday, March 23, TED kicks off a free, live and daily conversation series, TED Connects: Community and Hope. As COVID-19 continues to sweep the globe, it’s hard to know where to turn or what to think. Hosted by head of TED Chris Anderson and current affairs curator Whitney Pennington Rodgers, this new program will [...]

What to watch from TED on the coronavirus outbreak

2020-03-20T03:04:57+01:00March 20th, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

As people across the world face the coronavirus outbreak, TED is committed to being a resource for information, inspiration and hope. We’ve curated talks, interviews, TED-Ed lessons and more to help provide some perspective during the pandemic. Here’s where to start: TED Fellow Alanna Shaikh shares why COVID-19 is hitting us now — and what [...]

TED2020 postponed to July 26-30

2020-03-11T03:04:41+01:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Based on a community-wide decision, TED2020 will move from April 20-24 to July 26-30 — and will still be held in Vancouver, BC. With the COVID-19 virus spreading across the planet, we’re facing many challenges and uncertainties, which is why we feel passionately that TED2020 matters more than ever. Knowing our original April dates would [...]

TED original podcast “WorkLife with Adam Grant” returns with Season 3

2020-03-04T03:05:17+01:00March 4th, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

The breakaway hit returns March 10, exploring the burnout myth, why we procrastinate, loneliness at work and beyond. Organizational psychologist, best-selling author and TED speaker Adam Grant returns Tuesday, March 10 with Season 3 of WorkLife with Adam Grant, a TED original podcast series that takes you inside the minds of some of the world’s [...]

Ignite: The talks of TED@WellsFargo

2020-02-11T03:05:06+01:00February 11th, 2020|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

TED curator Cyndi Stivers opens TED@WellsFargo at the Knight Theater on February 5, 2020, in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo: Ryan Lash / TED) World-changing ideas that unearth solutions and ignite progress can come from anywhere. With that spirit in mind at TED@WellsFargo, thirteen speakers showcased how human empathy and problem-solving can combine with technology to [...]