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Education Revolution

Saw this first from Sir Ken Robinson. I urge everyone to get involved.

Description from the site:

In a few weeks, TED will be launching an online forum. We’re calling it the TED-ED Brain Trust. We’re seeking the expertise of visionary educators, students, organizations, filmmakers & other creative professionals to guide, galvanize & ultimately lead this exciting new initiative.

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Dutton’s Darwinian Theory of Beauty

“Human beings have a permanent innate taste for virtuoso displays in the arts. We find beauty in something done well…Is beauty in the eye of the beholder? No, it’s deep within our minds. Our powerful reaction to images, to the expression of emotion in art, to the beauty of music to the night sky will be with us…for as long as the human race exists.”

One of my favorite TED lectures. Rivals my fave by Sir Ken Robinson: http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity.html

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