Shree Nayar founder of the DIY digital camera kit, BigshotCamera, is presenting to 3rd graders @TheSchool right now.
Watch his @TEDxColumbiaEng talk here:
Saturday was the 3rd annual TEDxYouth@TheSchool. I am grateful for so many people who helped make this day a success:
- The inspiring students, artists, performers, and activists who spoke to my community: Rebecca Marratta and Aidan Ryan, The School’s Concert Choir led by Rachel Klem, Gabriella Singh, Bree Person, Hannah Sachs, Finding Green NYC, Rodda John, Sophia Edelstein, Moranda Rasmussen, Devin Carthan, Matt Vorzimer, Laura Sjogren, Jacob Schmidt, Keith Jensen, Yadira De La Riva and Wade Colwell-Sandoval
- Flik Independent School Dining (@FlikISDining) for providing breakfast and lunch
- The School at Columbia University (@The_School) for hosting us and keeping us warm and secure
- The support of our Head of School, Amani Reed, and our three Division Heads, Kathryn Kaiser (K-2), Kevin Fittinghoff (3-5) and Belinda Nicholson (6-8)
- Monica Amaro, Charles Colten and Zoe Paraskevopoulos for helping to gather and prepare our speakers, and Katie Reimer and Lynette Wilson for assisting at the event
- Claire Sexton for taking photos
- Gina Marcel (@fpgina) for handling the video and livestreaming station
- Don Buckley (@donbuckley) for helping me in all ways as usual
- Katy Gartside (@katygartside) for live tweeting from the @TEDxYTheSchool account
- Jazmin Sherwood for her organizational and problem solving skills
- Kate Berten (@k8berten) for stepping in to lead Keith Jensen’s @paintpenart workshop as he has been out of town due to an evacuation by Hurricane Sandy
- The students, parents, and guests who came and enthusiastically participated
You can watch the 15 videos from the window above or visit the playlist on YouTube.