TEDxYouth@San Ramon - DREAM BIG
Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PST)
San Ramon, CA
Created in the spirit of TED's mission, "ideas worth spreading," the San Ramon Valley Education Foundation is proud to be hosting our 2nd annual TEDx Youth event - DREAM BIG.
The purpose of TEDx Youth talks is to combine a suite of short, carefully prepared talks, demonstrations, and performances, based on a specific topic/theme (ours is DREAM BIG), with the goal of sparking imagination, foster learning, inspire, and provoke conversations that matter.
This year, our event theme is - DREAM BIG - and we have some amazing speakers confirmed:
- Ellen Tauscher - Former United States Representative
- Janice Toben - Social and Emotional Learning Expert
- Dr. Sara Truebridge - Author, Education Consultant and Researcher
- Neil Gupta - CEO and Current Student (Monte Vista High School)
Please don't miss this amazing, inspiring, and possibly life-changing opportunity.
This event is for 8-12 grade students only!
If you want to know why you shouldn't miss this opportunity, Here are two example of teen TEDx talks/presentations -
14 year old builds a nuclear fusion reactor in his garage - http://www.ted.com/talks/taylor_wilson_yup_i_built_a_nuclear_fusion_reactor.html
Reach into the computer and grab a pixel - http://www.ted.com/talks/jinha_lee_a_tool_that_lets_you_touch_pixels.html
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San Ramon Valley Education Foundation
The San Ramon Valley Education Foundation is the primary fundraising organization working in partnership with the San Ramon Valley Unified School District to provide financial support and promote public education in our community.
Together, with our 32 local school affiliate education and learning fundraising organizations, we collectively raise and donate over $7,000,000 to the SRVUSD each academic year.
Learn more at www.srvef.org