97 – TED Talks

DOWN 57 places in 2021

TED Talks are inspirational talks. There are over 3,500+ talks to stir your curiosity.

Website: ted.com
Cost: Free
Availability: Online

Ranking on the 2021 sub-lists

Top 150 Tools for
Personal Learning: 80
Top 150 Tools for
Workplace Learning: 60
Top 150 Tools for
Education: 54

Overall rankings in the previous 14 surveys: 2007-2020

2020: 40 2019: 24 2018: 30 2017: 31 2016: 21 2015: 35 2014: 26
2013: 25 2012: 25 2011: 30 2010: – 2009: – 2008: – 2007: –

Comments on TED Talks in 2021

“Many good talks about subjects that interest me. I’d rather watch a TED Talk than watch TV.” E-Learning Developer, Netherlands

“Lots of resources available.” K12 teacher, USA

“Great curated content on a large variety of topics” MD, UK

Previous comments

“Expert content for free. Great.” Teacher, Germany, 2020

“Easy to listen to identify and watch diverse range of talks with easy steps to implement learnings from.” Head of Learning, Australia, 2019

“Although I should be making my own videos, why would I not use a 15-20 minute, professionally done video performed by a well-known expert? TEDTalks opens up worlds for people.” Assistant Professor, USA, 2019

“Love a good TED talk presentation. Able to share with colleagues some positive messages.” L&D Manager, UK, 2020

“TED is an amazing source of expert content.” Lecturer, 2019

Quick Guide to TED Talks 

Here you will find some links to external resources on how to use TED Talks for teaching, training, learning and development.

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