Rides of hope: Shimon Schocken on TED.com

Posted by: Shanna Carpenter

Computer science professor Shimon Schocken is also an avid mountain biker. To share the life lessons he learned while riding, he began an outdoor program with Israel’s juvenile inmates and was touched by both their intense difficulties and profound successes. (Recorded at TEDxTel Aviv 2010, April 2010 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Duration: 15:47)

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