28 May 2018, 16:42

watched some TED talks and answered some questions

16:42 Monday 28 May 2018 JST

Actually as I write this, I have only watched the first talk and not answered questions yet, but let’s see..

How I teach kids to love science

  • What elements do you think make this a “solutions” talk?

He presented problems to students who created solutions at least for collecting data in the case of nuclear stuff.

  • What’s your opinion on this talk?

It’s passionate, off the cuff, well planned, freestyle, approachable, attractive

  • How would you summarize this talk in a sentence?

We need creative approaches to solve old problems.

  • Why do you think this idea was chosen as an idea worth spreading?

We need creative approaches to solve old problems.

  • Had you seen this talk before? If so, what effect has it had on you?

This room is dusty.

  • What action can you take after watching this talk?

Almost none, but wonder why I am not doing more.

Two adults, two kids, zero waste

  • What elements do you think make this a “solutions” talk?

Gave specific overview of the solutions to household waste and examples of each

  • What’s your opinion on this talk?

A bit unpolished, but quite inspiring.

  • How would you summarize this talk in a sentence?

Look how little stuff this family has and how it makes their lives simpler.

  • Why do you think this idea was chosen as an idea worth spreading?

Anyone could do it, if they wanna give up lots of stuff.

  • Had you seen this talk before? If so, what effect has it had on you?

Want to have a good closing to my talks

  • What action can you take after watching this talk?

Clean out the closet.

  • What are some other TED or TEDx talks that you have seen that might fit in this category?

minimalism

Keep Talking Garbage…. Weave it into every conversation you have

  • What elements do you think make this a “solutions” talk?

Something like these were repeated over and over to upcycle people

  1. Acts of Kindness
  2. Teach a skill
  3. Relabel
  • What’s your opinion on this talk?

Memorable, actionable, but not sure if it can really work.

  • How would you summarize this talk in a sentence?

People are people and deserve a chance at a positive life

  • Why do you think this idea was chosen as an idea worth spreading?

Its action items were repeated over and over

  • What action can you take after watching this talk?

Learn Japanese so I can talk to people here. Think of nice things to do.