Category: News + Updates

Want to fight climate change? Educate a girl

It’s that simple. Making sure that girls around the world can go to school helps them and their families, of course, but also benefits the entire world. If I asked you to name one of the most effective ways to [...]

The 5 types of mentors you need in your life

Here’s how to assemble your personal dream team, with tips from business expert Anthony Tjan. Everyone can use a mentor. Scratch that — as it turns out, we could all use five mentors. “The best mentors can help us define and express [...]

7 strategies to keep your phone from taking over your life

Raúl Soria We’re distracted like never before — and our phones are probably the biggest culprit. But there is a way you can live with one and still get things done. Productivity expert Chris Bailey shares what worked for him. [...]

Host a TED-Ed Club Day event for your community

Students participating in the TED-Ed Clubs program are celebrating their TED-Ed Talks by hosting a Club Day event. TED-Ed Club Day events are informal gatherings all around the world that feature youth speakers sharing their ideas with their education community. [...]

TED-Ed Weekend: Students share their ideas at TED HQ

Are you a student with an idea worth spreading? TED-Ed Weekend is just like the annual TED conference, except for one thing: all of the speakers on stage are students. TED-Ed Weekend events are special gatherings that bring together participants from TED-Ed Clubs worldwide [...]

TED-Ed is on Patreon!

TED-Ed is thrilled to announce the launch of our new crowdfunding page on Patreon! With your support, our small nonprofit team will be able to reach more students, teachers and lifelong learners than ever before. Learn more below, and pledge your [...]

IP address correction

Our process at TED-Ed involves several steps to make sure the content we present is factually accurate. First, the authors of lessons are educators and subject matter experts. Second, we have a team of fact-checkers who review our content and [...]