Friday, December 11, 2015

watching the video

 on Lynn Bruce's ( of Ambleside Online) blog: Because You Tread on My Dreams.

Sir Kenneth Robinson

Lynn writes : If nothing else, you'll get to hear an Englishman read Yeats.  Which is loveliness.
( which is at the end and the title of the blog)

Here is my daughter (#2  from the right with her hair pulled back which now has been cut short 
and looks so cute) at Ted Talks this fall in NYC. She won free tickets for college students. 
( she composed a poem)

 Who she heard on a panel: ( I only knew Sal Kahn= Kahn Academy 

November 2: The Education Revolution

Co-hosted by Baratunde Thurston and Sara Ramirez, featuring:
  • Paul Cantelon, film composer & pianist
  • Anna Deavere Smith, actress, playwright and professor
  • Sam Kass, former White House chef, NBC senior food analyst & MIT Media Lab Fellow
  • Sal Khan, educator & social entrepreneur
  • Nadia Lopez, Mott Hall Bridges Academy principal
  • Meshell Ndegeocello, musician
  • Andrew Mangino, CEO & co-founder of The Future Project
  • Victor Rios, sociology professor & author of Punished: Policing the Lives of Black and Latino Boys
  • Dena Simmons, educator at The Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence
  • John "Scrapper" Sneider, trumpet

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