November 2018 News

What’s New

Our venue has been changed to the Multi-Purpose Rooms in the G-Module. There is still time to register! Click the image above for the link. We are also trying to decide which TEDWomen session to stream from the six available sessions. Click to read more …

JIS TED-Ed Club

TED-Ed Weekend, featuring speakers as young as 6th grade, is held in New York City every year. Although we can’t be there, we can attend virtually this year thanks to the TED World Theater setup. Click to see the student speakers! (Photo: Ryan Lash/TED)

Watch This

Square one (emotional intelligence): Daria Constantinescu at TEDxJIS 2016 – After seeing how someone lacking emotional intelligence could be hindered from achieving things, and after looking at her own lack of emotional intelligence, Daria realized that even knowing about emotional intelligence is already a starting point to make a change.

Our Favorite Talks

The surprising habits of original thinkers: Adam Grant at TED2016 – How do creative people come up with great ideas? Organizational psychologist Adam Grant studies “originals”: thinkers who dream up new ideas and take action to put them into the world. Learn three unexpected habits of originals … including what web browsers they use.

Featured image: TED-Ed Big Questions: Education at TEDSummit2016, June 26 – 30, 2016, Banff, Canada. (Photo: Ryan Lash/TED)