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This Clever Board Game Will Teach Your Kids Programming Skills

Robert Turtles is a board game that aspires to teach children the basic language of programming. It’s a game you play with your favorite 3 to 8-year-old that cleverly teaches programming essentials. After all, learning how to think like a programmer is just as important as a spoken language these days. The game is deceptively

Diana Laufenberg: How to learn? From mistakes

www.ted.com Diana Laufenberg shares 3 surprising things she has learned about teaching — including a key insight about learning from mistakes.TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes. Featured speakers have

Adora Svitak: What adults can learn from kids

www.ted.com Child prodigy Adora Svitak says the world needs “childish” thinking bold ideas, wild creativity and especially optimism. Kids’ big dreams deserve high expectations, she says, starting with grownups’ willingness to learn from children as much as to teach.TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE: LEARN THE ROBOT DANCE:Robot Stop

GET THE DVD! www.howtodotherobot.com so you think you can dance huh? you think so? Hay You! This is a lesson from the totally dope, amazingly random, stupendously good HOW TO DO THE ROBOT instructional DVD. But hey, don’t trust us! Check out the reviews on Amazon. Search “How To Do The Robot” or go there

Malcolm Gladwell: What we can learn from spaghetti sauce

www.ted.com Tipping Point author Malcolm Gladwell gets inside the food industry’s pursuit of the perfect spaghetti sauce — and makes a larger argument about the nature of choice and happiness.TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world’s leading thinkers and doers are invited to

Blind Soldier Learns to ‘See’ with his Tongue

Lance Corporal Craig Lundberg was blinded by a rocket propelled grenade while on patrol in Basra in Iraq during 2007. But thanks to new device that could revolutionise treatment for blind patients Craig can now see his surrounding environment using his tongue. The BrainPort miniature video camera and sensory equipment works by converting visual images