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Culture

I used to think I couldn’t get out of hell: Chicago public school students react to TEDxYouth@MidwestI used to think I couldn’t get out of hell: Chicago public school students react to TEDxYouth@Midwest

Posted By Hailey Reissman

Earlier this month, 450 Chicago public school sophomores and juniors, plus 120 of their teachers, crowded into the city’s Harris Theater for TEDxYouth@Midwest, an event all about inspiring, motivating and empowering the young people of a city known for youth gun violence, but full of so much more — culture, history, educators and students dedicated […]

Education

Meet five New York high school students with fascinating storiesMeet five New York high school students with fascinating stories

Posted By Shirin Samimi-Moore

No television special exploring ideas on improving education in the United States would be complete without hearing from students themselves. And so it was essential that students be able to tell their own stories during our first television special, TED Talks Education, which premiered on PBS last night. To that end, we invited Market Road […]